Betha Colaim Chille
Book ID: 42394
Betha Colaim Chille. Life of Columcille. Compiled by Manus O’Donnell in 1532. Edited and Translated from Manuscript Rawlinson B. 514 in the Bodlein Library, Oxford, with Introduction, Glossary, Notes, and Indices by A. O’Kelleher (Fellow in Gaelic in the Uni. Of Illinois on the Irish Foundation of Chicago) and G. Schoepperle (Associate in English in the Uni. Of Illinois). Frontis. Illus. Uni. Of Illinois, 1918. First edition. Pages lxxviii, 516. Large 8vo. Original printed wrappers, bound in buckram. A very good copy. Published with the assistance of The Irish Foundation of Chicago, founded to foster the publication of Irish text in America, this comprehensive work contains both the Gaelic and English text. With a biography of Manus O’Donnell and a description of his style of writing in the original manuscript. Containing a glossary, and indexes of Persons, Places, Matters, and First Lines of Quatrains.