Animal Folktales of Britain & Ireland
Stories and animals have long traveled the same routes. Through this collection of charming, quirky, and profound tales, roam and rove through the legends attached to Britain's wondrous fauna. Learn how hedgehog ended up with spines and what makes him scuttle so fast. Discover how pigs saved a prince from leprosy and why the wealthy lord was so intent on capturing the black fox.
This wonderful compilation combines traditional stories, little-known zoological facts, and true anecdotes to create a treasure trove of stories for animal lovers and heritage lovers of every kind.
Hardcover. 190 pages.