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Tain

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTranslated from the Irish epic Tain fo Cuailnge by Thomas Kinsella ; with brush drawings by Louis le Brocquy.
ContributionsKinsella, Thomas., Le Brocquy, Louis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPB1423.T3 K5
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 283 p. :
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19528119M

  The Táin Bó Cuailnge, center-piece of the eighth-century Ulster cycle of heroic tales, is Ireland's greatest epic. Thomas Kinsella's lively translation is based on the partial texts in two medieval manuscripts, with elements from other versions. This edition includes a /5(7). Portfolio Presentation for Fashion Designers by Linda Tain and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

The Tain Bo Cuailnge, centre-piece of the eighth-century Ulster cycle of heroic tales, is Ireland's greatest epic. It tells the story of a great cattle-raid, the invasion of Ulster by the armies of Medb and Ailill, queen and king of Connacht, and their allies, seeking to carry off the greatBrown Bull of Cuailnge. The hero of the tale is Cuchulainn, the Hound of Ulster, who resists the invaders /5(19). Trainline, your quick and easy way to book train and bus tickets across Europe. Save 61% on UK Rail Search train times Get the app + operators.

  The Tain Bo Cualinge, centrepiece of the eighth-century Ulster cycle of heroic tales, is Ireland's great epic. It tells the story of a great cattle-raid, the invasion of Ulster by the armies of Medb and Ailill, Queen and King of Connacht, and their allies, seeking to carry off the great Brown Bull of Cualige. The hero of the tale is Cuchulainn, the Hound of Ulster, who 4/5(8). The Táin Way or ‘Slí Na Tana’, is a popular long distance hiking route, situated in the north-east of Ireland in County Louth, within Ireland’s Ancient East region. The walk completes a circuit of the Cooley Peninsula, starting and finishing in the picturesque town of Carlingford.5/5(1).


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The Tain: Translated from the Irish Epic Tain Bo Cuailnge 1st Edition by Thomas Kinsella (Translator) out of 5 stars 89 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

/5(58). The Táin Bó Cúailnge, centre-piece of the Tain book Ulster cycle of heroic tales, is Ireland's nearest approach to a great tells the story of a great cattle-raid, the invasion of Ulster by the armies of Medb and Ailill, queen and king of Connacht, and their allies, seeking to carry off the great Brown Bull of Cúailnge.4/5.

are to the pages of the facsimilé edition; the LU. text of several passages also is given by John Strachan in his "Stories from the Tain," which first appeared in Irisleabhar na Gaedhilge ("The Gaelic Journal"), Dublin; reprinted, London and Dublin, ; Max Nettlau, "The Fer Diad Episode of the Tain Bo Cuailnge," Revue Celtique, tome x.

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In the Book of the Dun Cow, and in another old book called the Book of Leinster, there is written the great Irish legend called the Tain Bo Chuailgne Tain book the Cattle Raid of Cooley.

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'[A] brilliant and altogether engaging new translation' (Los Angeles Times) of the greatest epic in Irish literature The Tain Bo Cualinge, centrepiece of the eighth-century Ulster cycle of heroic tales, is Ireland's great epic, on par with Beowulf and The story of the emergence of a hero, a paean to the Irish landscape, and a bawdy and contentious marital farce, The Tain tells of a /5(22).

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The Tain or "Tain Bo Cuailnge," translated as "The Cattle Raid. The Cattle-Raid of Cualnge (Tain Bo Cuailnge) Translated from Leabhar na h-Uidhri and the Yellow Book of Lecan by L.

Winifred Faraday In parentheses Publications Medieval Irish Series Cambridge, Ontario File Size: KB. The Cattle Raid of Cooley, Irish Táin bó Cuailnge, Old Irish epiclike tale that is the longest of the Ulster cycle of hero tales and deals with the conflict between Ulster and Connaught over possession of the brown bull of Cooley.

The tale was composed in prose with verse passages in the 7th and 8th centuries. It is partially preserved in The Book of the Dun Cow (c.

) and is. The Tain Bo Cuailnge, centre-piece of the eighth-century Ulster cycle of heroic tales, is Ireland's nearest approach to a great epic.

It tells the story of a giant cattle-raid, the invasion of Ulster by the armies of Medb and Ailill, queen and king of Connacht, and their allies, seeking to carry off the great Brown Bull of Cuailnge.5/5(5).

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