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Standing stones

the best stories of John Metcalf

by John Metcalf

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Thomas Allen Publishers in Toronto .
Written in

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canada -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementintroduction by Clark Blaise.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.M45 A6 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 308 p. ;
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3357902M
      ISBN 100887621449
      LC Control Number2004401583
      OCLC/WorldCa53305930

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      Irish folklore is rife with stories about standing stones. Many were said to have been hurled there from a nearby mountain by Finn McCool. Kevin Dannaher in his book Irish Customs and Beliefs relates several instances of petrification. Here’s an example. Standing Stones is a nicely put together volume in the best Thames and Hudson tradition. It has little about specific sites, even Stonehenge and Carnac, and is of no use as a guidebook, but it makes a lively and attractive introduction to the megaliths of western Europe.


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