The Shadow of Arvor
Legendary romances and folk-tales of Brittany
First edition, hardback bound in the original green cloth with gilt titling and design to spine and printed titling to upper board. 20 × 12.5cm, 309pp + ads.
Published as part of The Celtic Library, this book contains eighteen stories of legend and folk-lore from Brittany infused with the weird and the supernatural. The tales are: 1. Ronan the Silent, 2. The Menhirs of Plouhenik, 3. Gwennolaik, 4. The Revenge of Neumenoiou, 5. Sant-Ervoan, 6. Mabik Remond, The Saint-Painter, 7. The White Peace, 8. The Shroud of Mari-Yvonne, 9. Yann the Minstral, 10. Telen Rumengol, 11. The Voyage of Iannik, 12. Devil-May-care, 13. The Groac'h of the Isle of Lok, 14. Tonyk and Mylio, 15. Komorre, 16. Santez-Anna, 17. Amel and Penhor, 18. Primel the Anchorite.
A good copy. The covers are sun-faded but the contents are in very good order.