Fians, fairies, and Picts

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Picts., Fairies., Folklore -- Great Britain., Scotland -- Antiqui

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Statementby David MacRitchie.
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LC ClassificationsDA770 .M25 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p. , [21] leaves of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5065846M
ISBN 100883502428
LC Control Number74032342

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Book from Project Gutenberg: Fians, Fairies and Picts. FIANS, FAIRIES AND PICTS BY DAVID MACRITCHIE AUTHOR OF "THE TESTIMONY OF TRADITION" "Sometimes it seems that the stones are really speaking--speaking of the old things, of the time when the strange fishes and animals lived that are turned into stone now, and the lakes were here; and then of the time when the little Bushmen lived here, so small and so ugly, and used to Fians.

The general belief at the present day is that, of the three designations here classed together, only that of the Picts is really historical. The Fians are regarded as merely legendary-perhaps altogether mythical beings; and the Fairies as absolutely unreal. On and Picts book other hand, there are those Fians believe that the three terms all relate to historical people, closely fairies to each other, if not.

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Norwood, Pa.: Norwood Editions, (OCoLC) The following is from Fians, Fairies and Picts by David MacRitchie: The general belief at the present day is that, of the three designations here classed together, only that of the Picts is really historical.

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This was a curious book containing a discussion of the historical and folkloric evidence which forms the basis of the theory that two cultural groups (the Fians and the Picts) not only existed, but turned into the fairies of contemporary stories through the slow altering of tales, language, and perceptions/5(10).

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This e-book text has been shared by Project Gutenberg Read more. Fians, Fairies and Picts. The following is from the appendix of Fians, Fairies and Picts by David MacRitchie: Plates XVII to XIX.

Plate XVII - The Brugh of the Boyne, New Grange, County Meath. Plate XVIII - Doorway of the Brugh of the Boyne. Plate XIX - Ground plan of the Brugh of the Boyne (as at present explored). MacRitchie developed what became known as the "Pygmy-Pict theory" in his The Testimony of Tradition () and Fians, Fairies and Picts () regarding fairies to have been folk memories of the aboriginal Picts who in his view were of very small size, pointing to findings of short doors (3 – 4 ft in height) of chambers, underground dwellings.

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Popular memory retained details of this short race but became blurred until the ‘fairies’ shrank into a .