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The Fairy Child, from Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland by Lady Jane Wilde
... the gate of the king's palace, and you will see the queen of the fairies herself, for it is her son you are nursing; and the king ...
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From Legendary Fictions of the Irish Celts, narrated by Patrick Kennedy
... The Sea Fairies Patrick Kennedy Legendary Fictions of the Irish Celts 1891 (2nd Edition) THE SEA FAIRIES Moruadh, or Moruach, is the name given to ...
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The Sidhe Race, from Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland by Lady Jane Wilde
... almost a religion. Finvarra the king is still believed to rule over all the fairies of the west, and Onagh is the fairy queen. Her golden hair ...
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The Fairy Doctress, from Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland by Lady Jane Wilde
... Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland 1888 But all this time the fairies were not idle; for it was at this very season of dances and ...
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November Eve, from Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland by Lady Jane Wilde
... the islanders to be about on November Eve, minding any business, for the fairies have their flitting then, and do not like to be seen or watched ...
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Shaun-Mor: A Legend of Innis-Sark, from Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland by Lady Jane Wilde
... Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland 1888 The islanders believe firmly in the existence of fairies who live in the caves by the sea — little men about the height ...
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An account of the torture and murder by burning of Bridget Cleary in Tipperary in 1895. Her husband believed her to be possessed by the fairies or a witch
... !" As Simpson afterwards learned, the door had been opened to permit the fairies to leave the house, and the adjuration was addressed to those "supernatural ...
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The Evil Eye (2), from Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland by Lady Jane Wilde
... say "God bless it" when they saw him, for they knew the fairies would desire to steal the child, and carry it off to the hills ...
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The sighe, shee, sidhe, or Irish fairies, from 'Irish Druids and Old Irish Religions', by James Bonwick, 1894
... to exclaim, "Some parts of Connaught must have been more thickly populated with fairies than with men." Were the fairies in Ireland of great antiquity? ...
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Fairy Wiles, from Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland by Lady Jane Wilde
... Francesca Wilde Ancient Legends, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions of Ireland 1888 When the fairies steal away a beautiful mortal child they leave an ugly, wizened little creature ...
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