Fled Dúin na nGéd‘The banquet of the Fort of the Geese’

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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 entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

[ed.] Lehmann, Ruth P. M. [ed.], Fled Dúin na nGéd, Mediaeval and Modern Irish Series 21, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1964.
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[tr.] Lehmann, Ruth P. M. [tr.], “The banquet of the Fort of the Geese”, Lochlann: A Review of Celtic Studies 4 (1969): 131–159.
[ed.] Marstrander, Carl [ed.], Fleadh Dúin na nGéadh ocus Cath Muighe Ráth, Christiania, 1910.
[ed.] [tr.] O'Donovan, John [ed. and tr.], The banquet of Dun na n-Gedh and the battle of Magh Rath, Dublin: Irish Archaeological Society, 1842.
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Secondary sources (select)

Herbert, Máire, “Fled Dúin na nGéd: a reappraisal”, Cambridge Medieval Celtic Studies 18 (Winter, 1989): 75–87.