Early Irish Myths and Sagas

Early Irish Myths and Sagas


Translator: Jeffrey Gantz

Format
Paperback
Price
$16.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140443974
  • 288 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Table of Contents

Introduction:
Early Irish Myths and Sagas
The Celts
The Irish
Irish Storytelling
The Irish Manuscripts
The Irish Material
This Translation

Bibliography
A Note on the Pronunciation of Irish Words and Names
A Note on Irish Geography
Map: Early Ireland
Early Irish Myths and Sagas
The Wooing of Étaín
The Destruction of Da Derga’s Hostel
The Dream of Óengus
The Cattle Raid of Fróech
The Labour Pains of the Ulaid and the Twins of Macha
The Birth of Cú Chulaind
The Boyhood Deeds of Cú Chulaind
The Death of Aife’s Only Son
The Wasting Sickness of Cú Chulaind and the Only Jealousy of Emer
The Tale of Macc Da Thó’s Pig
The Intoxication of the Ulaid
Bricriu’s Feast
The Exile of the Sons of Uisliu

Notes
Index

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