The Magic Nesting Doll, Jacqueline Ogburn and Laurel Long. Laurel Long's illustrations are richly detailed with beautiful patterns suggesting antique fabrics. I especially love how she carries patterns through the landscape elements.
Brigid In Irish mythology (a subset of Gaelic myth, within Celtic myth) Brigid was the daughter of the Dagda, who existed as a father figure and protector of the Tuatha Dé Danann, a group of people said to have been the fifth to settle Ireland.
Boat to Avalon - Journey Over Water : She is going to Avalon, the island in the mists. it no longer exists in this world, but in the Astral Plane. This lady was a Priestress, commanding the boad by magic.
"Maeve" is a portrait of the warrior queen from Irish Celtic mythology. She is a headstrong and ruthless queen who has ties to the faerie world and plays a crucial role in the Celtic tale of the Cattle Raid of Cooley.