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12 edition of The Tain found in the catalog.

The Tain

by Ciaran Carson

  • 39 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Viking Adult .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore,
  • Irish Literature,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Cuchulain (Legendary character),
  • Epic literature, Irish,
  • Ireland,
  • Legends,
  • Tales,
  • Translations into English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11067223M
    ISBN 100670018686
    ISBN 109780670018680

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    Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition Táin Bó Cúalnge from the Book of Leinster Author: [unknown].   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).

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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 eighth-century 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.

The The Táin Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by. 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.

Define tain. tain synonyms, tain pronunciation, tain translation, English dictionary definition of tain. A type of paper-thin tin plate. 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 or the Cattle Raid of Cooley.

'[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(19).

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SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of The Tain by Anonymous. The Tain, an ancient Irish tale, goes by another title, as well: Tain Bo Cuailnge.

This Study Guide consists of approximately 42 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Tain. The Tain or "Tain Bo Cuailnge," translated as "The Cattle Raid. Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Novem – Ap ), known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and was lauded as the "greatest humorist [the United States] has produced", and William Faulkner called him "the father of American literature".

His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer () and Children: 4 including Susy, Clara and Jean. 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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Tain & Fearn Free Church, Tain. likes talking about this. Tain & Fearn Free Church is a congregation belonging to the Free Church of Scotland - Sunday Service Times - Hilton 10am - Followers: I enjoyed this book, and as I stated in my review of Frost's Remscela, these two books are some of the better retellings of the Irish myths of Cu Chullain.

The Remscela is, in my opinion, better than Tain however. The Tain is rather dry at times and is missing the ability to completely draw the reader in like Remscela does/5.

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