Monasterboice, Co. Louth (1946)

Author: R.A. MacAlister

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Monasterboice, Co. Louth. Dundalk: Dundalgan Press: 1946. Pp, 79. a nice bright copy in dust jacket.

Illustrated with plates and figure illustrations.

Founded in the late 5th century by Saint Buithe who died around 521, Monasterboice was an important centre of religion and learning until the founding of nearby Mellifont Abbey, by the Cistercians in 1142.

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