'Telling the Seasons: Stories, Celebrations and Folklore around the Year' Book
Telling the Seasons takes us on a journey through the twelve months of the year with stories, customs and celebrations. Drawing on the changing patterns of nature and the rich tapestry of folklore from the British Isles, it is a colourful guide into how and why we continue to celebrate the seasons.
Here are magical myths of the sun and moon, earthy tales of walking stones and talking trees and lively legends of the spirits of each season. Original drawings, sayings, songs, recipes and rhymes, combine into a ‘spell-book’ of the seasons. Martin Maudsley tells tales around the year to children and adults, specialising in stories of the natural world and local landscapes. He can be found leading seasonal celebrations from firelit winter wassails to bright May Day mornings in rural Dorset where he lives.
Delivery & returns
Delivery costs are £3.50 for UK mainland delivery on all orders, and are sent via Royal Mail on a Tracked 48 service. Except orders for greetings cards up to £20 which are £2.95 and sent Royal Mail 2nd Class.
Orders over £50 are free of postage sent Royal Mail Tracked 48.
Our 'Express' delivery cost is £7.50 & is sent via DPD on a 1-2 day service. We aim to despatch the next working day after the order date. Please note this service is not available to Islands & Highlands.
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