The Boys' Cuchulain

The Boys' Cuchulain

by Eleanor Hull

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The Boys' Cuchulain by Eleanor Hull

This book contain collection of 30 Short Stories:
1. How Conor Became King of Ulster
2. Queen Meave and the Woman-Seer
3. The Boy Corps of King Conor
4. How Cuchulain Got His Name
5. How Cuchulain Took Arms
6. Of Cuchulain's First Feats of Championship
7. Cuchulain's Adventures in Shadow-Land
8. How Cuchulain Wooed His Wife
9. Meave Demands the Brown Bull of Cooley
10. The Plucking Out of the Four-Pronged Pole
11. The Deer of Ill-Luck
12. Etarcomal's Well-Deserved Ftae
13. The Fight with Spits of Holly-Wood
14. The Combat with Ferdia
15. The Fall of Ferdia
16. Ulster, Awake!
17. The End of the Boy-Corps
18. The "Rising Out of Ulster"
19. The Humbling of Queen Meave
20. The Fairy Swan-Maidens
21. How Cuchulain Went to Fairy Land
22. Deirdre of Contentions
23. The Up-Bringing of Deirdre
24. The Sleep-Wanderer
25. The Wiles of King Conor
26. The Sorrowful Death of Usna's Sons
27. The Fight of Cuchulain with His Son Conla
28. The Hound at Bay
29. Fame Outlives Life
30. The Red Rout

About the Author:

Eleanor Henrietta Hull (1860-1935) was born in England, of a County Down family. She was educated at Alexandra College, Dublin and was a student of Irish Studies. She was a journalist and scholar of Old Irish and in 1899 was co-founder of the Irish Texts Society for the publication of early manuscripts. She was honorary secretary for nearly thirty years.

She wrote the English versification (known as the hymn "Be Thou My Vision”) for the Irish hymn "Bí Thusa 'mo Shúile" in 1912. She was president of the Irish Literary Society. She died in Wimbledon, England in 1935.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940013842250
Publisher: Publish This, LLC
Publication date: 12/13/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 4 MB
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

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