Fís Adomnáin II

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Fís Adomnáin II

    Fís Adomnáin (II)‘Adomnán's vision (II)’

    • Middle Irish
    • Irish religious texts
    Manuscripts
    Language
    • Middle Irish
    Date
    "O'Curry writes, fairly enough, that this Vision was written shortly before 1096, a leap year in which the Decollation of John the Baptist fell on a Friday" (Stokes).
    Textual relationships

    Classification

    Irish religious texts
    • 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.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “Adamnan’s second vision”, Revue Celtique 12 (1891): 420–443.
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    [ed.] O'Curry, Eugene, Lectures on the manuscript materials of ancient Irish history, delivered at the Catholic University of Ireland during the sessions of 1855 and 1856, Dublin, 1861.
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    629–630 Latin introduction. According to Stokes, the accuracy of the transcription leaves something to be desired.

    Secondary sources

    O'Curry, Eugene, Lectures on the manuscript materials of ancient Irish history, delivered at the Catholic University of Ireland during the sessions of 1855 and 1856, Dublin, 1861.
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    424–425

    Volmering, Nicole, “The second vision of Adomnán”, in: Carey, John, Emma Nic Cárthaigh, and Caitríona Ó Dochartaigh (eds), The end and beyond: medieval Irish eschatology, vol. 2, Celtic Studies Publications 17.2, Aberystwyth: Celtic Studies Publications, 2014. 647–681.
    Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “Adamnan’s second vision”, Revue Celtique 12 (1891): 420–443.
    Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    O'Curry, Eugene, Lectures on the manuscript materials of ancient Irish history, delivered at the Catholic University of Ireland during the sessions of 1855 and 1856, Dublin, 1861.
    Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive – Originally from Google Books: <link>, <link>, <link> Internet Archive – multiple copies: <link>

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