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Early Irish history and chronology /
Dáibhı́ Ó Cróinı́n.
imprint
Dublin : Four Courts, 2003.
description
xi, 228 p. ill., map, geneal. table ; 24 cm.
ISBN
1851826351
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imprint
Dublin : Four Courts, 2003.
isbn
1851826351
catalogue key
4833842
 
Includes bibliographical references.
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About the Author
Author Affiliation
Daibhi O Croinin is an Associate Professor of History at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
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Summaries
Main Description
This book is a collection of fourteen of Professor Ó Cróinín's articles on Old Irish and early Irish history, centering mainly on the calculation of Easter in the Christian calendar.
Main Description
This book is a collection of fourteen of Professor Crinn's articles on Old Irish and early Irish history, centering mainly on the calculation of Easter in the Christian calendar.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This book is a collection of 14 of Professor O Croinin's articles on Old Irish and early Irish history.
Table of Contents
List of Illustrationsp. viii
List of Abbreviationsp. ix
Acknowledgementsp. xi
Introductionp. 1
The oldest Irish names for the days of the week?p. 7
New light on Palladiusp. 28
Mo Sinu maccu Min and the computus at Bangorp. 35
The computistical works of Columbanusp. 48
Hiberno-Latin Calcenterusp. 56
The 'lost' Irish 84-year Easter table rediscoveredp. 58
Early Irish annals from Easter tables: a case restatedp. 76
'New heresy for old': Pelagianism in Ireland and the papal letter of 640p. 87
A seventh-century Irish computus from the circle of Cummianusp. 99
An Old-Irish gloss in the Munich computusp. 131
Early Echternach manuscript fragments with Old Irish glossesp. 133
Rath Melsigi, Willibrord, and the earliest Echternach manuscriptsp. 145
The Irish provenance of Bede's computusp. 173
The date, provenance and earliest use of the works of Virgilius Maro Grammaticusp. 191
Bede's Irish Computusp. 201
Indexp. 225
Index of Manuscriptsp. 228
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