Bibliography

Paul
Byrne

5 publications between 1985 and 2014 indexed
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Contributions to journals

Byrne, Paul, “Life of St Molua: date and authorship”, Peritia 24–25 (2013-2014): 90–107.
abstract:
The extant recensions of the Life of St Molua are examined to determine the date of composition. The main focus is on the historical content of the Life. The result shows, with a high degree of assurance, that the original is a seventh-century composition, and thus one of the earliest works of Irish hagiography. Its author may have been Laidcend mac Baíth Bandaig, sapiens († 661).
Byrne, Paul, “The northern boundary of Múscraige Tίre”, Ériu 64 (2014): 107–121.
Byrne, Paul, “The community of Clonard from the sixth to the twelfth centuries”, Peritia 4 (1985): 157–173.

Contributions to edited collections or authored works

Mac Shamhráin, Ailbhe, and Paul Byrne, “Prosopography I: kings named in Baile Chuinn Chétchathaig and the Airgíalla Charter Poem”, in: Bhreathnach, Edel [ed.], The kingship and landscape of Tara, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2005. 159–224.
Byrne, Paul, “Ciannachta Breg before Síl nÁeda Sláine”, in: Smyth, Alfred P. [ed.], Seanchas. Studies in early and medieval Irish archaeology, history and literature in honour of Francis J. Byrne, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2000. 121–126.