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Travellers" tales from the Highlands

Travellers" tales from the Highlands

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Published by Glencoe and North Lorn Folk Museum in (Glencoe) ((Invercoe House, Glencoe, Argyll)) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Highland (Scotland) -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statement(compiled) by Barbara Fairweather.
    ContributionsFairweather, Barbara, 1917-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45p. ;
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22840163M

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    There are many stories of outlaws and others who have ended up in snow-driven tombs on Kjolur; one of the tales tells of two brothers named Bjarni and Einar Halldórsson, who in the autumn of , together with their travel companions, traversed the highlands to buy some sheep and horses in South their return, a blizzard caught them northeast of Mt. Kjalfell and tragically perished   (Book) The Summer Walkers. Travelling People and Pearl-Fishers in the Highlands of Scotland by Timothy Neat Birlinn, Edinburgh ISBN 1 2 £ (Book) The Horseman's Word. Blacksmiths and Horsemanship in Twentieth-Century Scotland by Timothy Neat Birlinn, Edinburgh ISBN 5 £


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