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Life of St. Declan of Ardmore,
(ed. from ms. in Bibliothèque royale, Brussels), and Life of St. Mochuda of Lismore, (ed. from ms. in Library of Royal Irish academy), with introduction, translation, and notes, by Rev. P. Power.


Main Author: Declan, Saint, bp. of Ardmore.
Related Names: Power, Patrick 1862-1951., O'Clery, Michael 1575-1643., Carthach Saint, bp. of Lismore.
Language(s): Irish ; English
Published: London, Irish Texts Society, 1914.
Note: "The life [of St. Declan] herewith presented was copied in 1629 by Brother Michael O'Clery ... from an older ms. of Eochy O'Heffernan's dated 1582 ... Apparently O'Clery did more than transcribe; he reedited, as was his wont, into the literary Irish of his day ... The "Life [of St. Mochuda or Carthach] ... is in its present form a comparatively late production; it was transcribed by [John] Murphy between 1740 and 1750".--Introd.
Physical Description: xxxi, 202 p. front. (facsim.) fold. map. 23 cm.
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