Togail bruidne Da Derga

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Togail bruidne Da Derga
‘The destruction of Da Derga's hostel’

Manuscripts

First recension, short version known as Orgain (or Togail) brudne Uí Dergae
Second recension
Third recension, composite text

Form

primary form(s) — prose

Form

secondary form(s) — verse

Togail bruidne Da Derga

Categories

Cycles of the KingsUlster Cycle

Classification

 Togla

Subject tags

 Conaire Mór  Conall Cernach  Da Derga

Contributors
Patrick Brown, Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

page name: Togail bruidne Da Derga
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page ID: 295
page ID tracker: http://www.vanhamel.nl/codecs/Show:ID?id=295



The text covered by this entry is one of test cases for the new Text Focaliser. More details will follow.


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.

Recension I

Mac Mathúna, Séamus, Immram Brain: Bran’s Journey to the Land of the Women, Buchreihe der Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 2, Tübingen: Max Niemeyer Verlag, 1985.
CELT – edition (pp. 33–45): <link> 449–450 Edition, with translation, based on 23 N 10, Egerton 88 and TCD 1337, with variants from LU

Thurneysen, Rudolf (ed.), Zu irischen Handschriften und Litteraturdenkmälern [I], Abhandlungen der königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen, Philologisch-Historische Klasse 14.2, Berlin, 1912.
27–28 Edited from 23 N 10, Egerton 88 and TCD 1337. The text of NLI G 7 was unknown to him at the time.

Hull, Vernam, “Togail Bruidne Da Derga: the Cín Dromma Snechta recension”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 24 (1954): 131–132.
NLI G 7 version
Recension II

Knott, Eleanor (ed.), Togail bruidne Da Derga, Mediaeval and Modern Irish Series 8, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1936.
CELT – edition: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Based on YBL, with some variants. Variants from D iv 2 are given in the appendix (47-69).

Stokes, Whitley (ed. and tr.), “The destruction of Dá Derga’s hostel”, Revue Celtique 22 (1901): 9–61, 165–215, 282–329, 390–437, 260 (erratum).
CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive – reprint: <link> Based on LU, with variants from YBL and other MSS. A revised, abbreviated version of Stokes' translation is printed in Koch, J. T., et al., The Celtic Heroic Age. Literary sources for ancient Celtic Europe and early Ireland & Wales (2003): § 90.

Stokes, Whitley, “The destruction of Da Derga’s hostel [corrigenda et addenda]”, Revue Celtique 23 (1902): 88.
Translations only

Gantz, Jeffrey (tr.), Early Irish myths and sagas, Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1981.

Draak, Maartje, and Frida de Jong (trs.), Van helden, elfen en dichters: de oudste verhalen uit Ierland, Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, 1979.

McCone, Kim R., and Pádraig Ó Fiannachta (trs.), Scéalaíocht ár sinsear, Dán agus Tallann 3, Maynooth: An Sagart, 1992.
71–90. Translation in Modern Irish.

Secondary sources

Borsje, Jacqueline, “Approaching danger: Togail Bruidne Da Derga and the motif of being one-eyed”, in: Nagy, Joseph Falaky (ed.), Identifying the 'Celtic', CSANA Yearbook 2, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2002. 75–99.

West, Máire, “The genesis of Togail bruidne Da Derga: a reappraisal of the ‘two-source’ theory”, Celtica 23 (1999): 413–435.

West, Máire, “Aspects of díberg in the tale Togail Bruidne Da Derga”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 49–50 (1997): 950–964.

West, Máire, “Leabhar na hUidhre’s position in the manuscript history of Togail bruidne Da Derga and Orgain brudne Uí Dergae”, Cambridge Medieval Celtic Studies 20 (Winter, 1990): 61–98.

Ó Cathasaigh, Tomás, “On the Cín Dromma Snechta version of Togail brudne Uí Dergae”, Ériu 41 (1990): 103–114.

Thurneysen, Rudolf, Die irische Helden- und Königsage bis zum siebzehnten Jahrhundert, Halle: Niemeyer, 1921.
Internet Archive: <link> 621 [id. 81.]

Gwynn, Lucius, “The recensions of the saga Togail Bruidne Da Derga”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 10 (1915): 209–222.
Internet Archive: <link>

Nettlau, Max, “On the Irish text Togail bruidne dá Derga and connected stories”, Revue Celtique 12 (1891): 229–253, 444–459.
Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link>

Nettlau, Max, “On the Irish text Togail bruidne dá Derga and connected stories (suite)”, Revue Celtique 13 (1892): 252–266.
Internet Archive: <link>

Nettlau, Max, “On the Irish text Togail bruidne dá Derga and connected stories”, Revue Celtique 14 (1893): 137–152.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

Queried results

if available
Bondarenko, Grigory, “Roads and knowledge in Togail bruidne Da Derga”, in: Borsje, Jacqueline, Ann Dooley, Séamus Mac Mathúna, and Gregory Toner (eds), Celtic cosmology: perspectives from Ireland and Scotland, Papers in Mediaeval Studies 26, Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 2014. 186–206.
O'Connor, Ralph, The destruction of Da Derga's hostel: kingship and narrative artistry in a mediaeval Irish saga, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.
O'Connor, Ralph, “Prophecy, storytelling and the Otherworld in Togail bruidne Da Derga”, in: Ritari, Katja, and Alexandra Bergholm (eds.), Approaches to religion and mythology in Celtic studies, Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, 2008. 55–68.
McTurk, Rory, Chaucer and the Norse and Celtic worlds, Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005.
Eichhorn-Mulligan, Amy C., “Togail bruidne Da Derga and the politics of anatomy”, Cambrian Medieval Celtic Studies 49 (Summer, 2005): 1–19.
McTurk, Rory, “Chaucer and the Irish saga tradition”, in: McTurk, Rory, Chaucer and the Norse and Celtic worlds, Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005. 67–105.
Sjöblom, Tom, “Early Irish taboos as traditional communication: a cognitive approach”, Celtic Cultural Studies 3 — Early literature (2003). URL: <http://www.celtic-cultural-studies.com/papers/03/sjoblom-01.html>.
Borsje, Jacqueline, “Approaching danger: Togail Bruidne Da Derga and the motif of being one-eyed”, in: Nagy, Joseph Falaky (ed.), Identifying the 'Celtic', CSANA Yearbook 2, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2002. 75–99.
Charles-Edwards, T. M., “Geis, prophecy, omen, and oath”, Celtica 23 (1999): 38–59.
West, Máire, “The genesis of Togail bruidne Da Derga: a reappraisal of the ‘two-source’ theory”, Celtica 23 (1999): 413–435.
West, Máire, “Aspects of díberg in the tale Togail Bruidne Da Derga”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 49–50 (1997): 950–964.
McCone, Kim R., and Pádraig Ó Fiannachta (trs.), Scéalaíocht ár sinsear, Dán agus Tallann 3, Maynooth: An Sagart, 1992.
West, Máire, “Leabhar na hUidhre’s position in the manuscript history of Togail bruidne Da Derga and Orgain brudne Uí Dergae”, Cambridge Medieval Celtic Studies 20 (Winter, 1990): 61–98.
Ó Cathasaigh, Tomás, “On the Cín Dromma Snechta version of Togail brudne Uí Dergae”, Ériu 41 (1990): 103–114.
Ford, Patrick K., “Celtic women: the opposing sex”, Viator 19 (1988): 417–438.
Mac Mathúna, Séamus, Immram Brain: Bran’s Journey to the Land of the Women, Buchreihe der Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 2, Tübingen: Max Niemeyer Verlag, 1985.
CELT – edition (pp. 33–45): <link>
Gantz, Jeffrey (tr.), Early Irish myths and sagas, Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1981.
Draak, Maartje, and Frida de Jong (trs.), Van helden, elfen en dichters: de oudste verhalen uit Ierland, Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, 1979.
148–201   “De verwoesting van Da Derga's Hal”
Hull, Vernam, “Togail Bruidne Da Derga: the Cín Dromma Snechta recension”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 24 (1954): 131–132.
Knott, Eleanor (ed.), Togail bruidne Da Derga, Mediaeval and Modern Irish Series 8, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1936.
CELT – edition: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
Thurneysen, Rudolf, Die irische Helden- und Königsage bis zum siebzehnten Jahrhundert, Halle: Niemeyer, 1921.
Internet Archive: <link>
621–652   [2.81] “Togail bruidne Ui Dergæ (Da-Derga)”
Gwynn, Lucius, “The recensions of the saga Togail Bruidne Da Derga”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 10 (1915): 209–222.
Internet Archive: <link>
Thurneysen, Rudolf (ed.), Zu irischen Handschriften und Litteraturdenkmälern [I], Abhandlungen der königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen, Philologisch-Historische Klasse 14.2, Berlin, 1912.
Hamaltún, Gustamh, “Where was Bruiden Dá Derga?”, Ériu 3 (1907): 36–41.
Stokes, Whitley, “The destruction of Da Derga’s hostel [corrigenda et addenda]”, Revue Celtique 23 (1902): 88.
Stokes, Whitley (ed. and tr.), “The destruction of Dá Derga’s hostel”, Revue Celtique 22 (1901): 9–61, 165–215, 282–329, 390–437, 260 (erratum).
CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive – reprint: <link>
Nettlau, Max, “On the Irish text Togail bruidne dá Derga and connected stories”, Revue Celtique 14 (1893): 137–152.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
Nettlau, Max, “On the Irish text Togail bruidne dá Derga and connected stories (suite)”, Revue Celtique 13 (1892): 252–266.
Internet Archive: <link>
Nettlau, Max, “On the Irish text Togail bruidne dá Derga and connected stories”, Revue Celtique 12 (1891): 229–253, 444–459.
Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link>

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