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Tain bó Cúailnge [sound recording] = The cattle raid of Cooley / adapted and told by Alan Irvine.

Irvine, Alan. (Adapter, Narrator).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ulysses Library Association.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Potter-Tioga Library System. (Show)

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ulysses Library Association F IRV (BCD) (Text) 30686300068566 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [S.l. : A. Irvine], p2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
Formatted Contents Note:
A marital dispute (5:09) -- The curse of Emain Macha (3:33) -- The Tain marches forth (2:07) -- The guardian of the fords (5:21) -- Cuchullain in the hills (9:07) -- Single combats (9:31) -- The rage of Cuchullain (4:20) -- Ferdia (5:06) -- The fight at the Ford (8:24) -- Ulster awakes (4:53) -- Glory and honor (3:07).
Summary, etc.:
The Tain bo Cuailnge is the great heroic epic of Celtic Ireland that dates back to at least the 12th century. Originally an oral work intended to be told over many nights, Alan Irvine condenses the sprawling collection of stories, story prompts, and vivid poetry into a single telling.
Subject: Heroes > Ireland > Legends.
Epic literature, Irish > Adaptations.
Tales > Ireland > Adaptations.
Tales, Medieval > Adaptations.
Cuchulain (Legendary character) in literature.
Mythology, Celtic > Ireland.
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