Fairy tales are stories that range from those originating in folklore to more modern stories defined as literary fairy tales. Despite subtle differences in the categorizing of fairy tales, folklore, fables, myths, and legends, a modern .... Barry O'Reirdon, The Navigator, 1834, Irish, Samuel Lover, Legends and Stories of Ireland.


Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; ... rise to its own set of urban legends independent of the historical celebration. ..... Riddles · Ring a Ring o Roses · Jump-rope rhymes · Stickball · Street games ...


The aliens in these legends are not men from outer space but the underground folk: fairies, ..... Jack o' Kent and the Devil: The Tops and the Butts (England).


O. Oisin in Tir na n-Og. Oisin (also spelled Ossian), the legendary Celtic hero and poet, marries a ... Folktales of type 981 and other legends about geronticide.


Folktales (or folk tales) -- including fairy tales, tall tales, trickster tales, and legends -- retold by award-winning author Aaron Shepard. ... (Other legends— shorter ones—can be found in a special section of their own.) If you are ... King o' the Cats.


Discover the stories and traditions of cultures across the globe as you read myths from the world regions listed here. ... Myths, Folktales and Fairy Tales home


Myths and Legends are the ones that we know about and Your Stories are the ones sent .... The Giant Jack O'Legs, Weston, Hertfordshire, England, 1300 - 1399 ...


Retellings of American folktales, tall tales, myths and legends, Native American myths, weather folklore, ghost stories, and more from each of the 50 United ...


Dec 12, 2014 ... Retellings of American folktales and legends, Native American myths, ... O. Ocean-Born Mary The ghost of a beautiful woman haunts the house ...