Traditional Fairy Tales
Whuppity Stourie and The Puddae are from:
A Forgotten Heritage: Original Folk Tales of Lowland Scotland by Hannah Aitken;
First Published 1973;
Scottish Academic Press (Edinburgh and London).
The illustration to The Puddae is from:
The Rose Fairy Book by Andrew Lang;
First Published 1951;
Longman, Green and Co Ltd (London).
Editing for Scotstext
- spurious apostrophes removed;
- spellings de-anglicised (eg 'took' changed to 'teuk');
- Scots spellings made more consistent (eg 'loof' changed to 'luif');
- grammar edited somewhat in favour of more classical models of Scots.