The High Deeds of Finn (1910)
Book ID: 62452
The High Deeds of Finn and other Bardic Romances of Ancient Ireland. Introduction by Stopford A. Brooke. London: Harrap, 1910. First Edition. Pp lv, 209. Publisher’s red cloth boards, title within decorative floral design in gilt to upper cover and spine, covers lightly soiled & faded, scattered browning to contents.
With sixteen plates in colour by Stephen Reid, a Scottish illustrator & painter who specialized in Georgian settings & costume pieces.
A selection of Irish legends including the Children of Lir, Finn Mac Cumhal & the Fianna and the history of King Cormac. Told by Irish writer, literary figure and translator, Thomas William Rolleston.