Specimens of the Early Native Poetry of Ireland, in English Metrical Translations.

Montgomery, Henry R.

Published by Dublin: James McGlashan, 1846
Used / Hardcover / Quantity Available: 1
From Owl Books (County Leitrim, Ireland)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book
Add to basket
Price: 141.16
Convert Currency
Shipping: 5.34
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

Save for Later

About the Book

Bibliographic Details

Title: Specimens of the Early Native Poetry of ...

Publisher: Dublin: James McGlashan

Publication Date: 1846

Binding: Hardcover


Translations by Miss Brooke, Dr Drummond, Samuel Ferguson, J.C. Mangan, T. Furlong, H. Grattan Curran, Edw. Walsh, J. D'Alton and John Anster. With Historical and Biographical Notices by Henry R. Montgomery. viii, 223 pp. Arranged chronologically from 500BC to 1733AD. Occasional spot of foxing in text. Contents include: Origin of the Bardic Order, Knights of the Red Branch, Poem of Conloch, Lament of Cuchullin, Ossian's Poems, Niall of the Nine Hostages, Bards Dallan and Seanchan, Lament for Dallan, Prince Aldfrid's Itinerary Through Ireland, Brian Boru, Poem of the Chase, Magnus the Great, Giraldus Cambrensis, Bards of the 13th century, 15th century, On the Ruins of Donegal Castle, Lament for Tyrone and Tyrconnell, The Coolin, The Roman Vision, Carolan, Elegy on the Ruins of Timoleague Castle, etc. All edges gilt. Binding tight. Dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Spine darkened. Top and bottom of spine lightly rubbed. Overall condition VG. Bookseller Inventory # 8208

Bookseller & Payment Information

Payment Methods

This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:

  • American Express
  • Bank Draft
  • Cash
  • Check
  • MasterCard
  • PayPal
  • Visa

[Search this Seller's Books]

[List this Seller's Books]

[Ask Bookseller a Question]

Bookseller: Owl Books
Address: County Leitrim, Ireland

AbeBooks Bookseller Since: 21 January 2000
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Terms of Sale:

Prices are in EURO. Postage and packing at cost.
Any item found unsatisfactory may be returned provided this is done within 7 days of receipt.
We accept payment in EURO (cheques payable to Maurice Connolly). We also accept payment by Paypal or electronic fund transfer.

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.