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The Resource Dream Angus : the Celtic God of Dreams, Alexander McCall Smith

Dream Angus : the Celtic God of Dreams, Alexander McCall Smith

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Dream Angus : the Celtic God of Dreams
Title
Dream Angus
Title remainder
the Celtic God of Dreams
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Title variation
Celtic god of dreams
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here, the author turns in an elegant contemporary reworking of the ancient Celtic myth of the dream-giver god, Angus, familiar from Yeats's poetry. Lovely, fair Angus is the son of the terrible club-wielding god, Dagda, who sired the boy by ravishing the lovely water nymph Boann. The young boy who charms birds and inspires marvelous dreams is soon snatched from his mother and raised by Dagda's other son, the grown Midir
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Summary
In a retelling of an ancient Celtic myth about Angus, the god of love, youth, and beauty and a trickster who turns one's romantic dreams upside down, five young men named Angus parallel the god's story as they search for true love
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Writing style
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149487
Cataloging source
WIM
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1948-
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McCall Smith, Alexander
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
Series statement
Myths series
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  • Psychotherapists
  • Gods, Celtic
  • Mythology, Celtic
  • Dream interpretation
Target audience
adult
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the Celtic god of dreams
Label
Dream Angus : the Celtic God of Dreams, Alexander McCall Smith
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781841958231
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781841958231 (hardcover) :
System control number
  • ocm71230316
  • OCoLC
Label
Dream Angus : the Celtic God of Dreams, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781841958231
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781841958231 (hardcover) :
System control number
  • ocm71230316
  • OCoLC

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