Buile Suibhne

O'Keeffe, J. G. -ed.

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Title: Buile Suibhne
Publisher: The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
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O'Keeffe, J. G. -ed.
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Book Description The Dublin Institute for Advance, 1952. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1975 edition. Cover shows minor wear. Pages are clean, text and pictures are intact with minor annotation. Seller Inventory # mon0001576206

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O'Keeffe, J. G. (ed.)
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Book Description Dublin Institute For Advanced Studies, Dublin, 1952. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Reprint. vii, 110 pp, preface by J. G. O'Keeffe, Buile Suibhne Annso Sios; notes, glossary of the rarer words, index. Text in Old Irish with preface and glossary of rarer words in English. Mediaeval & Modern Irish Series, Volume I, Reprinted, 1952. "Buile Shuibhne or Buile Suibhne, The Madness of Suibhne or Suibhne's Frenzy) is an old Irish tale about the Suibhne mac Colmain, king of the Dál nAraidi, driven insane by St. Ronan's curse. The insanity makes Suibhne leave the Battle of Mag Rath, enter a life of wandering (which earns him the nickname Suibne Geilt or "Mad Sweeney"), until he dies under the refuge of St. Moling. The tale is the final instalment of a three-text cycle in medieval Irish literature, continuing on from Fled Dúin na nGéd (The Feast of Dun na nGéd) and Cath Maige Rátha (The Battle of Mag Rath). Suibhne's name appears as early as the ninth century in a law tract (Book of Aicill), but Buile Suibhne did not take its current form until the twelfth century." Inked name on ffep. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Navy-blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Size: 12mo. Seller Inventory # 001617

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O' 'Keeffe, J. G. (ed.)
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Book Description The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, Dublin, 1975. Hardcover. Condition: Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: No DJ. Pp: vii + 110. Gilt titles: sp. Blue cloth embossed bds. Interior leaves are clean and tight. First published 1931. Mediaeval and Modern Irish Series Volume I. The tale deals with the adventures of Suibhne, surnamed Geilt or Mad Sweeney and described as the king of the Irish territory of Dal Araidhe. A medieval Irish tale. Introduction and notes in English. Includes notes, glossary of the rarer words, index of places & index of persons. A clean unmarked copy. Seller Inventory # 005250

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