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The literature of the Scottish Gael

by Donald Maclean

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Published by W. Hodge in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Statementby the Rev. Donald Maclean ...
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24346481M

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texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK The literature of the Scottish Gael by Maclean, Donald. Publication date Topics Gaelic literature, Gaelic literature Publisher Edinburgh, W. Hodge Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor University of Toronto ContributorPages: THE LITERATURE OF THE SCOTTISH GAEL Caoilte, Oscar, Diarmaid and Grainne are: the Dean of Lismore's book, Leabhhar na Feinne; Campbell's Tales of the West Highlands; Dr.

Cameron's Reliquice Celtice ; and the collections of manuscripts not transcribed in the latter book, but available in the Advocates' Library in Edinburgh, and elsewhere.

: Celtic Gleanings, Or, Notices of the History and Literature of the Scottish Gael: In Four Lectures (): Thomas MacLauchlan: Books. In the three well-known books — the Antiphonary of Bangor, written A 2 THE LITERATURE OF THE SCOTTISH GAEL before ; Liber Hymnorum, transcribed about the latter half of the eleventh century ; and Leahhar Breac, transcribed before — we have litanies, invocations, and poems of adoration, which bear more directly upon the work of the Clu-istian preacher, and indicate much literary merit.

Celtic Gleanings; or, Notices of the History and Literature of the Scottish Gael Paperback – Febru by Thomas Maclauchlan (Author) See all 17 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Scottish Gaelic literature is currently undergoing a revival. In the first half of the 20th century only about four or five books in Gaelic were published each year. Since the s this number has increased to over 40 titles per year. Genre/Form: Bibliography Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Maclean, Donald, b.

Literature of the Scottish Gael. Genre/Form: Bibliography Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maclean, Donald, b. Literature of the Scottish Gael. By James Logan () Celtic Manners as preserved among the Highlanders: Being an historical and descriptive account of the inhabitants, antiquities, and national preculiarities of Scotland; more particularly of the northern, or gaelic parts of the country, where the singular habits if the aboriginal Celts are most tenaciously retained.

The Literature of the Highlands. By Nigel MacNeill. Edited by T. MacMaster Campbell. (Eneas Mackay, Stirling. 6d.) THE almost simultaneous publication in Ireland and Scotland of two remarkable books dealing with Gaelic Literature is one of those happy coincidences which sometimes occur in literary production.

The more important and altogether more vital work of Mr. de Blficam is a general surv. The languages, peoples and cultures of Highland and Lowland Scotland mixed and mingled as never before, influencing and shaping each other in often unexpected ways. Gael and Lowlander in Scottish Literature explores the interactions and intersections between Highland and Lowland poetry, prose, drama and song, in English, Scots and Gaelic.

According to legend, the first Gael ashore was met by the three high Kings of the Tuatha De Danann, MacCuill, MacCecht, and MacGreine, accompanied by their queens. Oisín and Niamh travelling to Tír na nÓg ("Land of the Young" – an otherworld inhabited by the Irish fairy people the Tuatha Dé Dannan), illustration by Stephen Reid in T.

W Author: Steven Keith. GAEL AND LOWLANDER IN SCOTTISH LITERATURE: Cross-currents in Scottish Writing in the Nineteenth Century Occasional Papers series No. Edited by Christopher MacLachlan & Ronald W. Renton. Published in: Paperback. By: Scottish Literature International, Glasgow, 20 April Price: £ / € (USA $, Canada $) ISBN A Handbook of Scottish Gaelic Culture provides, for the first time, an overview of Scotland's indigenous Celtic society, including many primary sources which have never previously been edited or translated.

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The Book of Deer, illuminated manuscript written in Latin, probably in the 9th century, at a monastery founded by St. Columba at Deer Abbey (now in Aberdeenshire, Scotland) and containing 12th-century additions in Latin and an early form of Scottish Gaelic.

The Book of Deer includes the whole of the New Testament Gospel of St. John and parts of the other three Gospels, an early version of the. The Scottish Gael; or Celtic Manners, as Preserved Among the Highlanders: Being an Historical and Descriptive Account of the Inhabitants, Antiquities and National Peculiarities of Scotland In Two Volumes.

The Highest Apple: An Anthology of Scottish Gaelic Literature By Wilson McLeod. The Highest Apple / An Ubhal as Àirde includes more than texts from a wide range of genres of literature, including poems and songs of praise, devotion, love, work and war, folktales, medieval romances, short stories, novels and plays, from different corners of the Gaelic diaspora in addition to Scotland itself.The Scottish Gael Chapter XV Of the knowledge of letters among the Celts: THAT the Celts, at least the Druids, were acquainted with the use ol adverse to literature as the medium of instruction, and they did not trust books, among which is not to be forgotten the poems of Ossian, from the.Related products.

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