Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G402311

Maith gach ní ón easurradh

Author: Unknown

Background details and bibliographic information

File Description

Thomas F. O'Rahilly

Electronic edition compiled by Beatrix Färber

Funded by University College Cork, School of History

1. First draft.

Extent of text: 735 words


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Text ID Number: G402311

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Available with prior consent of the CELT programme for purposes of academic research and teaching only. The text is reproduced with the kind permission of the estate of Thomas F. O'Rahilly.


    Manuscript sources
  1. Castlerea (Co. Roscommon), Clonalis House, Book of the O'Conor Don.
  2. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy 5, (MS 23 D 4), a 17th-century manuscript from Munster.
  3. London, British Library, Additional 40, 766, Fermanagh, late 17th century.
  4. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy 888, (MS 12 F 8), a transcript of RIA 5.
  1. Thomas F. O'Rahilly, Dánta Grádha: an anthology of Irish love poetry (A.D.1350-1750), second edition (Cork 1926).
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Thomas F. O'Rahilly, Maith gach ní ón easurradh in Dánta Grádha, Ed. Thomas F. O'Rahilly. , Cork, Cork University Press (1926) page 77–78


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Profile Description

Created: By an unknown Irish bardic poet. No date range has been given for this poem. Date range: 1200–1600.

Use of language

Language: [GA] The text is in Classical Modern Irish.

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