Children of the Sheiling. First Edition

By: DIMOCK, Celia C.

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DIMOCK, Celia C. Children of the Sheiling. Sydney, N.S. : Lynk Printing Service, 427 Charlotte St., [n.d. - late 1940s?]. First Edition. Pp (4),98,(2) + 9 leaves of b&w photos. 8vo, side-stapled blue wraps with tartan paper panel to front.

Tennyson 12, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 5038, Watters p.671. Not in Rhodenizer.

Dimock (- d. 1959).

Cape Breton History with an emphasis on things Scottish.

Chapters and sections :
1. Cape Breton -
A Miniature Scotland -
The Gaelic Mod;

2. Scottish Clansmen;

3. Mythology of the Scottish Celts -
Early Celtic History -
Beltane -
Hallowe'en -
Christianity - ;

4. Scottish Folklore in Cape Breton;

5. Celtic Folklore of the Sea;

6. "Told in the Ceilidh" -
Cailleach Nan Cno Agus Taillear Nan Clar -
Rory of the Hill -
In the Kingdom of Seals;

7. Music of the Celt;

8. Religion of the Celtic Pioneers -
Catholic Missionaries -
Scottish Presbyterians -
The Story of a Pilgrimage [Norman MacLeod];

9. Islands of Mist.

Photos:
Old Fortress, Louisbourg
Gaelic College, St. Ann's
Margaree Valley
Cape Rouge on the Cabot Trail, Cape Breton
Pleasant Bay Road, Cape Breton
Lakes o'Law, Cape Breton
Cape Breton Highlanders Pipe Band;
Saint Ann's Bay, Cape Breton
Lake Ainslie Beach, Cape Breton.

Scarce. Spine browned, gift inscription to flyleaf, else very good. 80.00

Title: Children of the Sheiling. First Edition

Author Name: DIMOCK, Celia C.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Lynk Printing, Sydney, N.S, 1948,: 1948

Seller ID: 1873

Keywords: CANADA NOVA SCOTIA CAPE BRETON FOLKLORE CANADIAN HISTORY SCOTLAND SCOTTISH CULTURE CULTURAL,