Publisher: Irish Amer Book Co (October 1998)
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those essays have been initially broadcast as a chain of Thomas Davis lectures. The authors offer an advent to the prose stories of historical eire. via their translations of those heroic sagas, an image emerges of the worlds of the mythological cycle, with tales of the pre-Christian gods, the Ulster cycle of stories of significant warriors, the Fenian cycle of inspiring noble adolescence, and the kingly cycle within which a few ancient figures were vested with the immortality of legend. participants to the textual content contain: D.A. Binchy, R.A. Breatnach, James Carney, Nora okay. Chadwick, David Greene, Gerard Murphy, M.S. O'Brien, Brian O Cuiv, Mairin O'Daly and E.G. Quin.