James Stephens was an Irish novelist and poet. He wrote many retellings of Irish myths and fairy tales. His retellings are marked by a rare combination of humor and lyricism.
Anthologies containing stories by James Stephens
|The Romance of Angus Og and Caer (1924)|
|The Story of Midir and Etain (1924)|
|The Tale of Nera (1924)|
James Stephens recommends
The Worm Ouroboros (1922)
E R Eddison
"Mr Eddison is a vast man. He needed a whole cosmos to play in, and created one; and he forged a prose to tell of it that is as gigantic as his tale."