Echtra Fergusa maic Léti

From CODECS: Online Database and e-Resources for Celtic Studies
Echtra Fergusa maic Léti / (Redirected from Echtra Fergusa maic Léiti)

Echtra Fergusa maic Léti
‘The adventure of Fergus mac Léti’

Narrative cited in two (legal) manuscripts to accompany the legal tract Cethairslicht Athgabálae.

Manuscripts

Language

Old Irish (Binchy)

Date

probably of the 8th century (Binchy)

Textual relationships

A later version of this tale is Aidedh Ferghusa meic Léide.

Echtra Fergusa maic Léti

Categories

Cycles of the KingsUlster Cycle
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

page name: Echtra Fergusa maic Léti
page url: http://www.vanhamel.nl/codecs/Echtra_Fergusa_maic_L%C3%A9ti
page ID: 206
page ID tracker: http://www.vanhamel.nl/codecs/Show:ID?id=206




  • Sources

Primary sources
Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in the entry for the relevant manuscript.

[ed.] [tr.] Binchy, D. A. (ed. and tr.), “The saga of Fergus mac Léti”, Ériu 16 (1952): 33–48.
TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link> Incomplete.
[ed.] Binchy, D. A. (ed.), Corpus iuris Hibernici, 7 vols, vol. 2, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1978.
354–356 Diplomatic edition of the version from Harleian 432
[ed.] Binchy, D. A. (ed.), Corpus iuris Hibernici, 7 vols, vol. 3, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1978.
882–883 Diplomatic edition of the version from TCD 1337
[ed.] McLeod, Neil, “Fergus mac Léti and the law”, Ériu 61 (2011): 1–28.
Includes an edition of the portions missing from Binchy's text.

Secondary sources

McLeod, Neil, “Fergus mac Léti and the law”, Ériu 61 (2011): 1–28.

Queried results

if available
McLeod, Neil, “Fergus mac Léti and the law”, Ériu 61 (2011): 1–28.
Duignan, Leonie, “The echtrae as an Irish literary genre”, PhD thesis: NUI Maynooth, 2010.
Eprints.maynoothuniversity.ie: <link>
Binchy, D. A. (ed.), Corpus iuris Hibernici, 7 vols, vol. 3, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1978.
Binchy, D. A. (ed.), Corpus iuris Hibernici, 7 vols, vol. 2, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1978.
Binchy, D. A. (ed. and tr.), “The saga of Fergus mac Léti”, Ériu 16 (1952): 33–48.
TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link>
Thurneysen, Rudolf, Die irische Helden- und Königsage bis zum siebzehnten Jahrhundert, Halle: Niemeyer, 1921.
Internet Archive: <link>
539–547   [2.62] “Echtra Fergusa maic Lēte”

DISQUS has been enabled experimentally for catalogue entries about texts and manuscripts. Try it out and leave a comment.

blog comments powered by Disqus
CODECS is published online by Stichting A. G. van Hamel voor Keltische Studies (A. G. van Hamel Foundation for Celtic Studies) under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0) licence. Designed, directed and maintained by Dennis Groenewegen.