Nineteen papers on early medieval Irish and Welsh texts. Contents include: St Patrick in Cornwall? The origin and transmission of Vita Tertia S. Patricii ( David Dumville ); Re-reading Dafydd ap Gwilym ( Patrick Ford ); The spoils of Annwn: Taliesin and material poetry ( Sarah Lynn Higley ); Aldfirth of Northumbria and the learning of a sapiens ( Colin Ireland ); Narrative openers and progress markers in Irish ( Proinsias Mac Cana ); The Hagiographic poetics of Canu Cadfan ( Catherine McKenna ); The introduction of alphabetic writing to Ireland ( Michael Richter ); Daring young men in their chariots ( Joseph Falaky Nagy ); The Celtic bard ( J. E. Caerwyn Williams).
A Celtic Florilegium
Studies in Memory of Brendan O Hehir
Kathryn A. Klar (Editor), Eve E. Sweetseer (Editor), Claire Thomas (Editor)
Individual readers will identify favourite blooms, while being stimulated by many more in this Celtic Florilegium. (Máire ní Mhaonaigh 36 (1998), p. 110)