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Folksongs and folklore of South Uist

Margaret Fay Shaw

Folksongs and folklore of South Uist

by Margaret Fay Shaw

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [Eng.], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk songs -- Scotland -- Hebrides -- History and criticism,
  • Folklore -- Scotland -- Hebrides -- History anf criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Margaret Fay Shaw.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3655 .S5 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 306 p., [18] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22012871M
    ISBN 100199200858
    LC Control Number77375131
    OCLC/WorldCa17229561

    Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Margaret Fay Shaw books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist. Margaret Fay Shaw. 13 Oct Paperback. US$ US$ Save US$ Add to basket. From the Alleghenies to the. Donald MacDonald, “Dòmhnall Ghilleasbuig Sorcha”, was born on 2 February on the remote Hebridean island of South Uist. He was one of 10 children from a humble crofting and fishing background. The house where he was born and raised was typical of its time, a basic thatched cottage, constantly in need of repair. Several [ ].

    Share via: 0 Shares More Taigh Mairi Anndra is a romantic, traditional croft cottage for two. This South Uist holiday cottage is ideally situated for exploring the Isle of South Uist and it’s neighbouring islands in the Outer Hebrides. Accommodation overview Sleeps: 2 Bedroom: 1 Bathroom: 1 Taigh Mairi Andra is a one-bedroom thatched cottage [ ]. HEBRIDEAN FOLKSONGS III: Waulking Songs from Vatersay, Barra, South Uist, Eriskay and Benbecula Edited by J.L. Campbell Volume III of three volumes that collects songs connected with the waulking of homespun cloth in the Hebrides--this volume based on John Lorne Campbell's recordings of songs made between and in Barra, South Uist.

    The fruits of a life’s work, this compendium of folksongs and folklore is enriched by photographs taken by the author. A wonderful evocation of the vibrant life and history of South Uist and the Gae.   Get Now International Folksongs (Paperback Songs) New E-Books.


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Taken by MFS, in the. Hebridean Folksongs, Volume 3: Waulking Songs from Vatersay, Barra, Eriskay, South Uist, and Benbecula by John Lorne Campbell (Editor) really liked it avg rating — 3 ratings. Enriched by Margaret Fay Shaw’s photography, Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist is both an introduction to the life of the Gael and a fitting memorial to a world now largely disappeared.

The material in the book was mostly collected between and during the author’s stay in South Lochboisdale. A new edition of the classic collection of photographs, stories, folklore and songs presenting the rich tapestry of Gaelic life and culture in years gone by.

The book was first published in and the material in it was mostly collected between and during the author's stay in Lochboisdale. Description The fruits of a life’s work, this compendium of folksongs and folklore is enriched by photographs taken by the author. A wonderful evocation of the vibrant life and history of South Uist and the Gaelic world in which it played so important a part, the work has been an established classic since its first publication in Peggy MacRae, born in Lochmaddy inwas the second daughter of that name born to Andrew MacRae and Marion MacCuish.

The family later moved to North Glendale, South Uist. Peggy and her sister Mary became good friends of Margaret Fay Shaw, and supplied her with several songs for the book Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist. Enriched by Margaret Fay Shaw's photography, Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist, is both an introduction to the life of the Gael and a fitting memorial to a world now largely disappeared.

The material in the book was mostly collected between and during the author's stay in South Lochboisdale.** Folk Songs and Folklore of South Uist is a gem of folk literature, putting together the most traditional proverbs, cures, stories, and songs of all kinds and subjects. Immersing the reader in the authentic culture of the region and its legend, the book translates the original Gaelic lyrics and sayings to allow an insight into the meaning of.It was a real honour to sing the lullaby Cròdh An Tàilleir, one of the many songs collected by the late Margaret Fay Shaw for her book ‘Folksongs and Folklore Of South Uist’, after a very beautiful and moving tribute by her friend John Love, as part of the summer events at Ùrachadh Uibhist.