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Nova Scotia Gaelic Flag Box

$52.00

An official Nova Scotia Gaelic flag and two children’s books that tell the story of the Salmon of Knowledge on the flag and give the cultural context of the Gaelic flag in Nova Scotia, at a 12% discount. (If you would like both books in French instead of English, let us know in the comment section on the order form!) More details below.

The Nova Scotia Gaelic flag depicts the Salmon of Knowledge. In the official description, "The salmon represents gift of knowledge in the Gaelic storytelling traditions of Nova Scotia, Scotland and Ireland and the Isle of Man. The 'G' represents the Gaelic language and the ripples are the manifestations of the language through its attendant culture: song, story, music, dance and custom and belief systems."

Fionn MacCool and the Salmon of Knowledge is a children's book that tells the story of the Salmon of Wisdom depicted on the Gaelic flag, and teaches Scottish Gaelic vocabulary words through an action story in English. G is for Gael: An Alphabet of Nova Scotia's Gaelic Culture is a picture book that gives cultural context of the Gaelic flag in Nova Scotia.

In this box, you will receive the following items at a 12% discount:

  • One official Nova Scotia Gaelic flag, retail $29.99
    • Size: 36 x 60 inches (3 x 5 feet)
    • Material: Economy polyester with 2 metal grommets
    • Durability: This flag is recommended for indoor use and occasional outdoor use. We do not recommend flying this flag overnight or in bad weather.
    • Care: For best appearance, we recommend steaming out the wrinkles before use.
  • One copy of G is for Gael: An Alphabet of Nova Scotia's Gaelic Culture, written by Shelayne Hanson and illustrated by Etta Moffatt, $15.99
    • 11 x 8.5 inches
    • 32 pages
    • 23 colour illustrations
    • Published May 2020
    • ISBN 978-1-988747-44-6
  • One copy of Fionn MacCool and the Salmon of Knowledge, 2nd edition, written by Terri M. Roberts, $12.99
    • 8.5 x 8.5 inches
    • 32 pages
    • 11 black-and-white illustrations
    • Published September 2022
    • ISBN 978-1-77861-001-1

Additional information

Weight .685 kg