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Author Breslin, Theresa, author.

Title An illustrated treasury of Scottish castle legends / Theresa Breslin ; [illustrated by] Kate Leiper.

Publication Info. Edinburgh : Floris Books, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    j BRESLIN,THE    Available
Description 171 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
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Contents The ghostly piper of Edinburgh Castle -- The mysterious monster in the Castle of Giants -- The redcap goblin of Caerlaverock Castle -- The faery flag of Dunvegan Castle -- The wizard of Stirling Castle -- Doe not vaken sleiping dogs (Craigievar Castle) -- The king's three questions (Moot Hill and Scone) -- The true story of the Loch Ness Monster... (Castle Urquhart) -- Meg with the muckle mouth (Elibank Castle and Abbotsford) -- The Selkie Girl and the Otter King (Eilean Donan Castle) -- Tale end (Bothwell Castle) -- Glossary.
Summary Dark dragons, ghostly pipers, rude goblins and sly wizards discover the legends that dwell within the ancient castles of Scotland. Explore secret passages beneath Edinburgh Castle, search for the mysterious monster of Glamis, capture the faery flag of Dunvegan, joust with knights at Stirling Castle and swim with the selkie of Eilean Donan in this sumptuous collection of tales from iconic Scottish castles.
Subject Legends -- Scotland -- Juvenile literature.
Castles -- Scotland -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Leiper, Kate, illustrator.
Added Title Scottish castle legends
ISBN 9781782505952 (hbk.)

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