The Highest Apple
An Abhal as Airde
"The best apple will be on the higher bough."
An Anthology of Scottish Gaelic literature, 7th century to present of
Saints, Scribes and Sea lords 600 - 1600
Professor Alan Raich of Glasgow University, highly recommends this book in the National newspaper. He writes this is the most important book of recent times.
“For the health of our nation and enrichment of all our people”
The book explores connections to Ireland; Bards schools; the Ceilidh house; Narrative prose.
And the adventures of warriors – such as Fionn mac Cumhaill, Alasdair mae Mhaighstir
And the Greatest Gaelic poems of the 1700s
Gaelic proverbs – “An end will l come to the world, but love and music will endure.”
Thig crioch air an t-saoghal, ach n airidh goal is ceol.”