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Medieval Gaelic sources

Katharine Simms

Medieval Gaelic sources

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Published by Four Courts Press in Dublin, Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- History -- 1172-1603 -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKatharine Simms.
    GenreSources
    SeriesMaynooth research guides for Irish local history -- 14, Maynooth research guides for Irish local history -- no. 14.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA933 .S57 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination131 p. :
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23738675M
    ISBN 101846821371, 184682138X
    ISBN 109781846821370, 9781846821387
    LC Control Number2009396971


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Medieval Gaelic sources by Katharine Simms Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Gaelic language sources for medieval and early modern Irish history were the product of the bardic schools in history, poetry, law and medicine. Comprising annals, genealogies, poems, prose tracts and sagas, legal and medical material, colophons and marginalia, they have long been more familiar to Celticists than historians, apart from the editions of the Irish annals.".

This short book is intended to serve as a practical guide to Gaelic language sources (as opposed to administrative or ecclesiastical records in Latin, French or English) for the history of various Irish communities in the high Middle Ages, laying emphasis on published texts for which English translations are by: 3.

This short book is intended to serve as a practical guide to Gaelic language sources (as opposed to administrative or ecclesiastical records in Latin, French or English) for the history of various Irish communities in the high Middle Ages, laying emphasis on published texts for which English translations are available/5.

‘This book is for “intending researchers” in the field of medieval Gaelic history. It provides a guide to the main Irish language sources from the twelfth to the sixteenth century.

Each chapter is devoted to a different genre of evidence, covering annals, genealogies, poems, prose tracts and sagas, legal and medical materials, colophons. Medieval Gaelic Sources. By Katherine Simms. Maynooth Research Guides for Irish Local History. Dublin: Four Courts Press.

£ (hardback); £ (paperback). ISBN 1 0 (hardback); ISBN 1 7 (paperback). This book is for ‘intending researchers’ in the field of medieval Gaelic history. It provides a guide to the main Irish language.

"Gaelic language sources for medieval and early modern Irish history were the product of the bardic schools in history, poetry, law and medicine.

Comprising annals, genealogies, poems, prose tracts and sagas, legal and medical material, colophons and marginalia, they have long been more familiar to Celticists than historians, apart from the.

Medieval Gaelic sources. Katharine Simms. Hardback € Catalogue Price: € ISBN: April pp; ills. This short book is intended to serve as a practical guide to Gaelic language sources (as opposed to administrative or ecclesiastical records in Latin, French, or English) for the history of these communities in.

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Medieval Gaelic Sources 作者: Simms, Katharine 出版社: Four Courts Press Ltd 副标题: (Research Guide Series) 出版年: 页数: 定价: 元 装帧: Paperback ISBN: A Source Book of Medieval History, (New York: ) [Note that Ogg sometimes simplifies translations - he was directing his + page book of sources a students of the "better class" of secondary school!].

Robinson, James Harvey, ed., Readings in European History: Vol. I: (Boston: Ginn and co., ). This short book is intended to serve as a practical guide to Gaelic language sources (as opposed to administrative or ecclesiastical records in Latin, French or English) for the history of various Irish communities in the high Middle Ages, laying emphasis on published texts for which English translations are available/5(4).

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and the Red Book of Hergest (Llyfr Coch Hergest) written about –, although texts or fragments of some of the tales have been preserved in earlier 13th century and later.

Sources such as the Irish chronicles, bardic poetry, genealogies, brehon charters and rentals, family-tract and sagas are all used, in addition to the more familiar evidence of the Anglo-Norman administration, the Church, and Tudor state KATHARINE SIMMS lectures in the Department of Medieval History, Trinity College, Dublin.

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The purpose of this article is to explain how to form the most basic styles of medieval Irish or Scottish Gaelic name & does not cover all of the different types of byname that can be documented for Gaels in Scotland and Ireland beforebut only the most common (the simple patronymic style) and a few others.

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A list of English places that existed before These are modern spellings; the article suggests sources that may give medieval spellings.

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