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2 edition of Irish sagas. found in the catalog.

Irish sagas.

Myles Dillon

Irish sagas.

by Myles Dillon

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Published by Mercier P in Cork .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThomas Davis lectures
The Physical Object
Pagination175p.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13656496M

  The Irish sagas are preserved in great folio manuscripts of vellum, of which the earliest surviving were written in the twelfth century. There are three important twelfth century manuscripts, the Book of Noughaval, commonly called the Book of Leinster, in Trinity College, the Book of the Dun Cow in the Royal Irish Academy, and a MS. the Irish. Details about Irish Sagas and Folk Tales ~ Retold by Eileen O'Faolain ~ Kiddell-Monroe Be the first to write a review. Irish Sagas and Folk Tales ~ Retold by Eileen O'Faolain ~ Seller Rating: % positive.

Get this from a library! Irish sagas and folk-tales. [Eileen O'Faoláin; Joan Kiddell-Monroe] -- Twenty-one stories from Ireland, including heroic sagas, ancestral tales of men and gods, stories about the Fianna, a band of warrior-athletes, and tales of fairies and leprechauns. Get this from a library! Irish sagas and folk-tales,. [Eileen O'Faoláin] -- Twenty-one stories from Ireland, including heroic sagas, ancestral tales of men and gods, stories about the Fianna, a band of warrior-athletes, and tales of fairies and leprechauns.

Midir is one of the leading characters in the Old Irish saga Tochmarc Étaíne ("The Wooing of Étaín"), which makes leaps through time from the age of the Túatha Dé Danann to the time of Eochaid Airem, High King of Ireland. Early Irish Myths and Sagas. London: Penguin Books. First written down in the eighth century AD, these early Irish stories depict a far older world - part myth, part legend and part history. Rich with magic and achingly beautiful, they speak of a land of heroic battles, intense love and warrior ideals, in which the otherworld is explored and men mingle freely with the gods. From the vivid adventures of the great Celtic hero Cu Chulaind, to the 4/5(3).


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