The Celtic Twilight: Faerie and Folklore by W. B. YeatsThe Celtic Twilight: Faerie and Folklore by W. B. Yeats

The Celtic Twilight: Faerie and Folklore

byW. B. Yeats

Paperback | September 7, 2011

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Rooted in myth, occult mysteries, and belief in magic, these stories are populated by a lively cast of sorcerers, fairies, ghosts, and nature spirits. The great Irish poet heard these enchanting, mystical tales from Irish peasants, and the stories' anthropologic significance is matched by their timeless entertainment value.
In his 1940 memorial lecture in Dublin, T. S. Eliot pronounced Yeats "one of those few whose history is the history of their own time, who are a part of the consciousness of an age which cannot be understood without them." Modern readers have increasingly agreed, and some now view Yeats even more than Eliot as the greatest modern poet ...
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Title:The Celtic Twilight: Faerie and FolkloreFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 8.5 × 5.38 × 0.68 inPublished:September 7, 2011Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0486436578

ISBN - 13:9780486436579

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