Immacallam in dá thúarad

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Immacallam in dá thúarad

    Immacallam in dá thúarad‘The colloquy of the two sages’

    • Medieval Irish literature about poets, Medieval Irish wisdom literature, Ulster Cycle
    Early Irish wisdom text
    Manuscripts

    The oldest manuscripts, used by Stokes:

    1. Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1339 (H 2. 18) = Book of Leinster [s. xii2]
      pp. 186–188
       
      This copy breaks off halfway through the text (§ 233).
    2. Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Rawlinson B 502 2 = Lebar Glinne Dá Locha (?) [1125 x 1150]
      ff. 60a 2 – 62b 2
    3. Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1318 15, cols. 500-572 = YBL section [1408]
      pp. 241b–251b cols 549–569
    Other copies
    Textual relationships

    Classification

    Medieval Irish literature about poets Medieval Irish wisdom literature 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.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The colloquy of the two sages”, Revue Celtique 26 (1905): 4–64, 284–285 (corrigenda).
    – – Gallica: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    Based on LL, Rawlinson B 502 and YBL.
    [tr.] Draak, Maartje, and Frida de Jong (trs.), De lastige schare, gevolgd door vijf anekdoten over dichtergeleerden, Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, 1990.
    101–105 Selected passages, in Dutch translation, from the prose introduction.

    Queried results

    if available
    Wright, Charles D., “From monks’ jokes to sages’ wisdom: the Joca monachorum tradition and the Irish Immacallam in dá thúarad”, in: Garrison, Mary, Arpad P. Orbán, and Marco Mostert (eds.), Spoken and written language: relations between Latin and the vernacular languages in the earlier Middle Ages, Utrecht Studies in Medieval Literacy 24, Turnhout: Brepols, 2013. 199–225.
    Draak, Maartje, and Frida de Jong (trs.), De lastige schare, gevolgd door vijf anekdoten over dichtergeleerden, Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, 1990.
    Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The colloquy of the two sages”, Revue Celtique 26 (1905): 4–64, 284–285 (corrigenda).
    – – Gallica: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

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