Celtic Myth and Legend Poetry and Romance. Celtic Myth, Charles SQUIRE.
Celtic Myth and Legend Poetry and Romance.

Celtic Myth and Legend Poetry and Romance.

London: Gresham Publishing, ND (circa 1910). Reprint. Hardcover. Thick octavo. xiv + 450pp. Light brown cloth with dark brown titling to spine and brown and yellow illustrations to spine and upper board; yellow line borders to upper board; frontis with tissue guard; b&w and color illustrations after paintings by J.H.F. Bacon and others; appendix, & index. Published as part of the series 'Myth and Legend in Literature and Art'. From the preface: "The author attempts to put the English reader into possession, in a clear, compact and agreeable form, of the mythical, legendary, and poetic traditions of the earliest inhabitants of our islands who have left written records - the Gaelic and the Celts." Corners and spine ends lightly bumped; edges slightly darkened; small bump and tiny tear to cloth on fore-edge of rear board; pages lightly toned with some scattered foxing, ink marks in margins of about a dozen pages - else text is clean and unmarked; owner's details in pencil on front free end paper. Overall, a tight VG copy. Item #35531
ISBN: 0517189321


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