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Westwood & Simpson The Lore of The Land; A Guide to England’s Legends

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Westwood and Simpson’s The Lore of The Land; A Guide to England’s Legends

Charlie Byrne’s has just got in bargain priced copies of Jennifer Westwood & Jacqueline Simpson The Lore of The Land; A Guide to England’s Legends  from Spring-Heeled Jack to the Witches of Warboys.

Where can you find the ‘Devil’s footprints’? What happened at the ‘hangman’s stone’? Did Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street, really exist? Where was King Arthur laid to rest? Bringing together tales of hauntings, highwaymen, family curses and lovers’ leaps, this magnificent guide will take you on a magical journey through England’s legendary past.

This very readable resource book is full of funny and anecdotal blurbs in relation to some of the most popular myths and legends of England. Both enthusiastic and scholarly, this work provides an insight into the historical basis for mythological figures and places.

Charlie Byrne’s have several copies of The Lore of The Land available for the bargain price of only €12 reduced from €28! Make sure you take the opportunity to pop in and grab a copy of this unusual read or simply contact us to reserve a copy.

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