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By Alan Garner

The definitive number of conventional British folks stories, chosen and retold by way of the well known Alan Garner.

Following on from the 50th anniversary of Alan Garner’s seminal fable vintage, THE WEIRDSTONE OF BRISINGAMEN, listed here are gathered all of Alan’s folks stories, instructed along with his specific storytelling ability and inimitably transparent voice. crucial studying for old and young alike.

Among the tales accrued the following are:
• Kate Crackernuts
• Gold-Tree and Silver-Tree
• Yallery Brown

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