Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters, from the Earliest Period to the Year 1616; Ed. from the Autograph. Manuscript with a Transl. and Copious Notes by John O'Donovan Volume 2

Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters, from the Earliest Period to the Year 1616; Ed. from the Autograph. Manuscript with a Transl. and Copious Notes by John O'Donovan Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1848 edition. Excerpt: ...heyre of Connaght, killed by Dermott O'Cuinn, in the Hand of Loch Arvach" Lough Arrow. "Mureach mac Dermod, Airchinnech of Roscree; O'Ruorach, Airchinnech of Termon-Fechin; Flaithvertngh O'Maelfavill, king of Carrack-Brachai; Dolgen, gentle priest" uapal pacapc "ofArdmach; Donell O'Cele, Airchinnech of Dromcliav, omnes in pace dormierunt. An army by Macklochlainn and the men of Magh-Itha, upon the Kindred-Binni of treacherously killed. Curian Ua Maelduin, lord of Feara-Luirg, was treacherously killed by Mac-na-haidhche Ua Ruairc, at his own meeting. Mac-nahaidhche Ua Ruairc was killed by the Conmhaicni immediately after. An army was led by the son of Brian, i. e. Donnchadh, and Conchobhar Ua Maelseachlainn, into Fine-Gall; and the men of Teathbha, i. e. the Sinnaigh the Foxes, took many prisoners from the Daimhliag great stone church of Lusca; and they carried off hostages from the son of Mael-na-mbo, together with Mor, daughter of Conghalach O'Conchobhair. Diarmaid, son of Mael-na-mbo, and Gillaphadraig, lord of Osraighi, went into Meath, whence they carried off captives and very great spoils, in revenge of the going of Mor, daughter of Conghalach Ua Conchobhair, to Conghalach Ua Maeleachlainn, in violation of Gillaphadraig; and in revenge also of the cattle spoils which O'Maeleachlainn had carried off from Meath. An army was led by the son of Mael-na-mbo into Breagha and Meath, and he burned from the Slaine to West Meath, both churches and territories. A predatory excursion was made by Leathlobhar, son of Laidhgnen, lord of Oirghialla, against the Gaileanga and the fugitives of the men of Meath and Breagha, and he carried off many cows and prisoners; but Conghalach, son of Seanan, lord of Gaileanga, went in pursuit...show more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 376g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123692553X
  • 9781236925534