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Lays and legends of Gloucestershire.

Adin Williams

Lays and legends of Gloucestershire.

by Adin Williams

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Published by Kent & Co. in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination118p. :
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21380900M

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AMBRA BOOKS. GLOUCESTERSHIRE History, Topography and Genealogy * 'This book is a collection of guide books previously issued'. Austin Patterson LAYS AND LEGENDS OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Frontis, pp, sm 8vo, original cloth, very lightly rubbed to edges.   This informative and beautifully illustrated book recounts the Grail's story, from its early appearances in ancient myths to its many references in Examines the part the chalice plays in Christ's PassionTells stories of the secret societies that guarded the Grail's mysteries Explores Grail theories that speculate on the holy bloodline of Jesus Author: Mossflower.

Like many neolithic monuments, the Rollright Stones have inspired many myths and legends over the years. In this case, the circle owes its name to an old tale of a king and his men turned to stone by a rather nasty-sounding local witch who went by the name of Mother Shipton.   With its wide range of communities and landscapes and its illustrious history there's no wonder Gloucestershire has born numerous myths and legends over the Author: Daniel Chipperfield.


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The story comes from a story collected by Adin Williams in his Lays and Legends of Gloucestershire,a delightful volume of, um, questionable verse capturing some of the south-east of the county’s folklore, history and art.

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