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Deirdre an Bhróin (Mythological Irish figure)

 Person

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Lectures on modern Gaelic literature. By Donald Mackinnon, 1884-1896

 File
Identifier: Coll-98/1/1/41
Scope and Contents These appears to be scripts for lectures, delivered by Donald Mackinnon in the academic years 1884-85 and 1895-96* at the University of Edinburgh. The papers had been mixed up, and so the page numbers are currently out of sequence. Mackinnon may have reused lectures, or reused paper, so some of the scripts are possibly not part of the same lecture (especially Mackinnon C.12(1)(g) below). 7 scripts have been discerned from the file, which is two more than was noted in previous historical...
Dates: 1884-1896

Printer's copy of the English translation of the 'Glenmasan Manuscript', Late 19th or early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-98/3/1/20
Scope and Contents Titled 'Englsh translation', this is the printer's copy of a translation of the Glenmasan Manuscript.
Dates: Late 19th or early 20th century

'[The story of] Deirdre', Early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-98/3/1/8
Scope and Contents A script or draft article about the mythological Irish figure, Deirdre, from the Ulster Cycle.
Dates: Early 20th century

Transcription of 'Glenmasan Manuscript', Late 19th or early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-98/3/1/21
Scope and Contents Untitled, but with pencil written at the top of the first 'Glenmasan M.S.', this is a transcription of the Glenmasan manuscript. It contains sections of the Ulster Cycle, written in the Scottish Gaelic of the 15th century (early modern Scottish Gaelic).
Dates: Late 19th or early 20th century

Transcription of 'Story of Déirdre and the sons of Uisneach', Late 19th or early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-98/3/1/18
Scope and Contents This is a transcription, likely by Donald Mackinnon himself, of the story in the item title. The original manuscript is held at the National Library of Scotland, manuscript number NLS.72.2.3,col.17.
Dates: Late 19th or early 20th century

Translation of the 'Glenmasan Manuscript', Late 19th or early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-98/3/1/19
Scope and Contents Titled 'The Glenmasan Manuscript', this appears to be a translation into English of the introduction to the text of 'The Story of Deirdre and the Sons of Uisneach'. The story is found in the Glenmasan Manuscript in the National Library of Scotland, NLS.72.2.3
Dates: Late 19th or early 20th century