Chronicling British and Irish Faerie Folklore From The Middle Ages To Modern Day

August 31, 2020 - General
The artists dream by John Anster Fitzgerald  (1860) (Public Domain)

Faerie-type entities have always been an important component of British and Irish folklore. In the Aarne-Thompson-Uther Motif Index of Folk Literature (ATU) there are over 500 motifs within folktales that include the faeries, many of which are from Britain and Ireland. 


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