Echtra Fergusa maic Léti

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Echtra Fergusa maic Léti

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

    • Old Irish
    • Cycles of the Kings, Ulster Cycle
    Narrative cited in two (legal) manuscripts to accompany the legal tract Cethairslicht Athgabálae.
    Manuscripts
    Language
    Old Irish

    Old Irish (Binchy)

    Date
    probably of the 8th century (Binchy)
    Textual relationships
    A later version of this tale is Aidedh Ferghusa meic Léide.

    Classification

    Cycles of the Kings Ulster Cycle
    • 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”

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