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ISBN-13: 9781874045861
Publisher: Royal Irish Academy
Publication date: 01/01/2000
Pages: 287
Product dimensions: 222.00(w) x 140.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Part 1Manuscripts, Editions and Translations1
IVita Brendani/Betha Brenainn/The Life of Brendan3
1The Latin Lives (Vitae Brendani)4
2The Irish Lives (Bethada Brenainn)9
IINavigatio sancti Brendani/The Voyage of St Brendan13
IIIThe Legenda aurea Versions27
IVOther Latin and Irish Texts on St Brendan31
1Latin Texts31
2Irish Texts40
3Minor Legends connected with St Brendan42
VVernacular Versions of the Navigatio sancti Brendani49
1Benedeit's Version and Other French Versions49
2The Dutch/German Reis and Other Dutch and German Versions57
3English Versions69
4Italian Versions73
5The Occitan Version76
6The Catalan Version77
7The Norse Version77
VIReferences to St Brendan in Irish Annals, Genealogies and Martyrologies79
VIIReferences to St Brendan in Other Saints' Lives85
VIIIReferences to St Brendan in Other Medieval Works91
IXModern Works on St Brendan101
Part 2Studies105
Index of Writers on the Brendan Legend267
Index of Subject References277

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