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Fragment of the poem 'A Mhuilearteach Bhuide' [The Yellow Muilearteach], c1872

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/171

Scope and Contents

Fragment of the poem 'A Mhuilearteach Bhuide' [The Yellow Muilearteach] beginning 'os cionn a crannaig Bha 9 slaie saiste sios'. The verses correlate approximately with the final verses given in John Francis Campbell's Popular Tales of the West Highlands, vol 3. Carmichael notes that the informant 'Heard this fr[om] his fath[er] (Iain ban mac Neil Mac Gilliallain[)]'.

Dates

  • c1872

Language of Materials

Gaelic,English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 72 folios ; 12.7 x 20 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 68r, line 1 to folio 69r, line 19

Bibliography

Campbell, John Francis (ed.), Popular Tales of the West Highlands, vol. III (Edinburgh: 1860-62), pp. 122-143

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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