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Notices of ancient Gaelic poems and historical fragments in a MS. volume (written in the years 1512 to 1529) called The Dean of Lismores Book, in the Advocates Library

by Thomas Maclauchlan

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Published by s.n. in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesProceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
Statementby Thomas M"Lauchlan
ContributionsSociety of Antiquaries of Scotland
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24829624M

  Fragments of Ancient Poetry Note: Augustan Reprint Society, publication number Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Literary forgeries and mystifications -- Early works to Subject: Ossian, active 3rd century -- Poetry Subject: Mythology, Celtic -- Ireland -- Poetry Subject: Bards and Cited by: 3. Scanned Books from Archaeological Survey of India collection Digitized at Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) These are current books available on ASI site.

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The poems have a spontaneity that is suggested by the fact that the poets seem to be creating their songs as the direct reflection of an emotional experience.

In contrast to the image of the poet as the orderer, the craftsman, the poets of the Fragments have a kind of artlessness (to us a very studied one. Published anonymously by the respected Edinburgh house of Hamilton and Balfour in June ofthe 15 short poems or fragments of poems that made up the Fragments were presented as translations from Gaelic heroic verse.

A second edition followed in September, lightly revised and with an additional poem inserted at XIII. Fragments of ancient poetry, collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and translated from the Galic or Erse language. by Macpherson, James, ; Graham, Robert Maxtone,former owner.

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The sixth, on music, may have disappeared in the 3rd-century-B.C. The Dean Of Lismore's Book: A Selection Of Ancient Gaelic Poetry From A Manuscript Collection Made By Sir James M'gregor, Dean Of Lismore, In The Beginning Of The Sixteenth Century [MacGregor, James d. ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Poems such as these – and there are many such poems from eleventh- and twelfth-century Ireland which deal with similar themes from ‘universal history’, including the histories of the other great empires, such as the Persians – are the creative result of a difficult and oft-maligned medieval scholarly practice known as ‘synchronism’.

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