Bibliography

James P. (James Patrick)
Carney
b. 1914–d. 1989

33 publications between 1940 and 2005 indexed
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Works authored

Carney, James [tr.], Medieval Irish lyrics, Berkeley: University of California Press, 1967.  
comments: Edition, with introduction, English translation and notes, of a selection of Irish and Hiberno-Latin poems.
comments: Edition, with introduction, English translation and notes, of a selection of Irish and Hiberno-Latin poems.
Carney, James [ed.], Early Irish poetry, Thomas Davis Lectures, Cork: Mercier, 1965.
Carney, James [ed.], The poems of Blathmac, son of Cú Brettan: together with the Irish Gospel of Thomas and a poem on the Virgin Mary, Irish Texts Society 47, London: Irish Texts Society, 1964.
Carney, James, The problem of St. Patrick, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1961.
Carney, James, Studies in Irish literature and history, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1955.

Works edited

Carney, James, and David Greene (eds), Celtic studies: essays in memory of Angus Matheson 1912–1962, London: Routledge, 1968.

Contributions to journals

Carney, James, “A maccucáin, sruith in tíag”, Celtica 15 (1983): 25–41.
Carney, James P., “The dating of early Irish verse texts, 500–1100”, Éigse 19 (1982–1983): 177–216.
Carney, James P., “The invention of the Ogom cipher”, Ériu 26 (1975): 53–65.
Bieler, Ludwig, and James Carney, “The Lambeth commentary”, Ériu 23 (1972): 1–55.
Carney, James, “The Ó Cianáin miscellany”, Ériu 21 (1969): 122–147.
Carney, James P., “The deeper level of Irish literature”, The Capuchin Annual 36 (1969): 160–171.
James P. Carney, “[Review of: Carl Selmer, Navigatio sancti Brendani abbatis from early Latin manuscripts (1959)]”, in: Medium Ævum 32 (1963): 37–44.
Carney, James, and Maura Carney, “A collection of Irish charms”, Saga och Sed (1960, 1961): 144−152.
Carney, James, “Two Old Irish poems”, Ériu 18 (1958): 1–43.  
comments: Edition and translation of two poems from Dublin, National Library of Ireland, MS G 50:
  1. Imbu macan coig bliadhna’ (pp. 10-26), Irish version of the Infancy Gospel of Thomas (apocryphal text)
  2. Mairi mathair, an maic bic’ (pp. 26-29), poem on the Virgin Mary.
comments: Edition and translation of two poems from Dublin, National Library of Ireland, MS G 50:
  1. Imbu macan coig bliadhna’ (pp. 10-26), Irish version of the Infancy Gospel of Thomas (apocryphal text)
  2. Mairi mathair, an maic bic’ (pp. 26-29), poem on the Virgin Mary.
Carney, James, “Carn Fraoich soitheach na saorchlann”, Celtica 2:1 (1952, 1954): 154–194.
Carney, James, “De scriptoribus hibernicis”, Celtica 1:1 (1946, 1950): 86–110.
Carney, James, “A tract on the O’Rourkes”, Celtica 1:2 (1950, 1950): 238–279.
Carney, James, “‘Thomas Costello and O’Rourke’s wife’”, Celtica 1:2 (1950, 1950): 280–284.
Carney, James, “Miscellanea: [1] rinde, [2] A sentence in Táin bó Fraích, [3] ‘In praise of Loch Erne’”, Celtica 1:2 (1950, 1950): 299–302.
Carney, James P., “A Chrínóc, cubaid do cheól”, Éigse 4:4 (1943/44, 1945): 280–283.
Carney, James, “A miscellany of Irish verse”, Éigse 1 (1939–1940): 239–248.
Carney, James [ed. and tr.], “Nia son of Lugna Fer Trí”, Éigse 2 (1940): 187–197.
Carney, James, “The tomb is our last bed”, Éigse 1 (1939–1940): 195.
Carney, James, “M’aenarán dam isa sliab”, Éigse 2 (1940): 107–113.
Carney, James, “A poem in bérla na bfiled”, Éigse 1 (1939–1940): 85–89.

Contributions to edited collections or authored works

Carney, James, “Language and literature to 1169”, in: Ó Cróinín, Dáibhí [ed.], A new history of Ireland, vol. 1: Prehistoric and early Ireland, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. 451–510.
Carney, James P., “The dating of archaic Irish verse”, in: Tranter, Stephen N., and Hildegard L. C. Tristram (eds.), Early Irish literature — media and communication / Mündlichkeit und Schriftlichkeit in der frühen irischen Literatur, ScriptOralia 10, Tübingen: Narr, 1989. 39–55.
Carney, James, “Literature in Irish, 1169–1534”, in: Cosgrove, Art [ed.], A new history of Ireland, vol. 2: Medieval Ireland, 1169–1534, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press; Clarendon Press, 1987. 688–707.  
abstract:
This chapter discusses the following: reaction to the Anglo-Norman invasion; emergence of Early Modern Irish; the fourteenth-century revival; the ‘great books’; paper and printing; bardic verse; love poetry: the theory of French influence; Gearóid Iarla and Maghnus Ó Domhnaill; new versions of older tales; development of a ballad tradition; the ‘romantic tale’; literature from Connacht; and translations into Early Modern lrish of religious literature, medical and scientific literature, and entertainment and information.
(source: Oxford Scholarship Online)
abstract:
This chapter discusses the following: reaction to the Anglo-Norman invasion; emergence of Early Modern Irish; the fourteenth-century revival; the ‘great books’; paper and printing; bardic verse; love poetry: the theory of French influence; Gearóid Iarla and Maghnus Ó Domhnaill; new versions of older tales; development of a ballad tradition; the ‘romantic tale’; literature from Connacht; and translations into Early Modern lrish of religious literature, medical and scientific literature, and entertainment and information.
(source: Oxford Scholarship Online)
Carney, James P., “The history of early Irish literature: the state of research”, in: Mac Eoin, Gearóid, Anders Ahlqvist, and Donncha Ó hAodha (eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth International Congress of Celtic Studies, held in University College, Galway, 6–13 July, 1979, Proceedings of the International Congress of Celtic Studies 6, Dublin, 1983. 113–130.
Carney, James, “The earliest Bran material”, in: O'Meara, John J., and Bernd Naumann (eds), Latin script and letters A.D. 400–900: Festschrift presented to Ludwig Bieler on the occasion of his 70th birthday, Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1976. 174–193.
Carney, James, “Two poems from Acallam na senórach”, in: Carney, James, and David Greene (eds), Celtic studies: essays in memory of Angus Matheson 1912–1962, London: Routledge, 1968. 22–32.

As honouree

Celtica 23 – Essays in honour of James Patrick Carney (1999), Dublin: School of Celtic Studies, DIAS.
Ó Corráin, Donnchadh, Liam Breatnach, and Kim R. McCone (eds.), Sages, saints and storytellers: Celtic studies in honour of Professor James Carney, Maynooth Monographs 2, Maynooth: An Sagart, 1989.

As honouree

Celtica 23 – Essays in honour of James Patrick Carney (1999), Dublin: School of Celtic Studies, DIAS.
Ó Corráin, Donnchadh, Liam Breatnach, and Kim R. McCone (eds.), Sages, saints and storytellers: Celtic studies in honour of Professor James Carney, Maynooth Monographs 2, Maynooth: An Sagart, 1989.

About the author

Baumgarten, Rolf, “James Carney: a bibliography”, in: Ó Corráin, Donnchadh, Liam Breatnach, and Kim R. McCone (eds.), Sages, saints and storytellers: Celtic studies in honour of Professor James Carney, Maynooth Monographs 2, Maynooth: An Sagart, 1989. 463–472.