Forfess Fer Fálgae‘The siege/night-watch of the men of Fálgae/Fálchae’

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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.

Thurneysen, Rudolf [ed.], Zu irischen Handschriften und Litteraturdenkmälern [I], Abhandlungen der königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen, Philologisch-Historische Klasse 14.2, Berlin, 1912.  
comments: Continued by Rudolf Thurneysen, Zu irischen Handschriften und Litteraturdenkmälern II (1913).
Meyer, Kuno [ed.], “Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Forfess Fer Falgae”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 8 (1912): 564–565.
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Egerton 1782, with variants from Harleian 5280 and Egerton 88.

Secondary sources (select)

Hellmuth, Petra S., “Zu Forfess Fer Fálgae”, in: Poppe, Erich [ed.], Keltologie heute: Themen und Fragestellungen. Akten des 3. Deutschen Keltologensymposiums, Marburg, März 2001, Studien und Texte zur Keltologie 6, Münster: Nodus, 2004. 195–210.
Dennis Groenewegen
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