The Deeds of the Normans in Ireland

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  • Hardcover
  • 179 pages
  • The Deeds of the Normans in Ireland
  • Evelyn Mullally
  • English
  • 18 February 2018
  • 1851826432

About the Author: Evelyn Mullally

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The Deeds of the Normans in Ireland The deeds of the Normans in Ireland is a primary source for the history of Ireland in the 12th century Edited by G.H Orpen in the 19th century, it is the only vernacular text to chronicle how Diarmait Mac Murchada brought Richard de Clare Strongbow to Ireland and how he was followed by Henry II of England The text is fragmentary, but at nearly 3,500 lines it is by far the most substantial item written about Ireland in the Anglo Norman dialect of medieval French A few words of Irish are preserved in it, and it offers clues to pronunciation in Ireland c.1200 The text is also a valuable source for the history of Irish place names and personal names It contains over 200 proper names, with many interesting phonetic variations This new critical edition of the text includes a facing translation, history and description of the manuscript, study of the anonymous author, analysis of the language, textual and historical notes, maps, genealogical table, glossary and index of proper names. Read The Deeds of the Normans in Ireland Author Evelyn Mullally – johndore.co.uk

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