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Irish Bardic Poetry and Rhetorical Reality

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Published by Cork University Press .
Written in English


  • Poetry & poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Poetry,
  • British Isles,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Poetry / Single Author / British & Irish,
  • 17th century,
  • Bards and bardism in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Irish poetry,
  • Middle Irish, 1100-1550

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8621437M
ISBN 101859184146
ISBN 109781859184141

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Further reading. Michelle O'Riordan, Irish Bardic Poetry and Rhetorical Reality, Cork University Press () Robert Welch and Bruce Stewart, The Oxford Companion to Irish Literature Eleanor Knott, The bardic poems of Tadhg Dall Ó Huiginn (),An introduction to Irish syllabic poetry of the period with selections, notes and glossary (Cork, ),Irish classical poetry. Irish bardic poetry and rhetorical reality. Cork [Ireland]: Cork University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: O Riordan, Michelle. Irish bardic poetry and rhetorical reality. Cork [Ireland]: Cork University Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors. Irish Bardic Poetry and Rhetorical Reality Authors: Michelle O'Riordan Affiliation: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies Publication Year: Hardback Pages: Size: x mm. Irish Bardic Poetry "By Bardic Poetry I mean the writings of poets trained in the Bardic Schools as they existed in Ireland and the Gaelic parts of Scotland, down to about the middle of the seventeenth century. In Scotland, indeed, they lingered on till the eighteenth century.

Irish Bardic Poetry and Rhetorical Reality, by Michelle O’Riordan, Cork University Press, pp, €, ISBN: There’s an odd European country which loves to make a fuss about its writers and has brought the commercial exploitation of six or eight of them to a peak of perfection. "Irish Bardic Poetry and Rhetorical Reality". Cork University Press – via Google Books. Fearghal mac Domhnuill Ruaidh Mac an Bhaird ( words) case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article House, Book of the O'Conor Don. Duanta Fearghal Óg Mhic An Bhaird in Irish Bardic Poetry, Ed. Osborn Bergin, Dublin Institute for Advanced.   It was shielded from the literary fashions of mainland Europe for a long time. The Life of a Bard. Ancient Irish society recognised four grades of poets: the bard was the lowest, and the filidh was the highest. Students could spend three or more years at each level of poetry in the bardic schools before moving onto the next level. Irish bardic poetry and rhetorical reality. [Michelle O Riordan] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Michelle O Riordan. Find more information about: .

Works. The literary corpus of the dindsenchas comprises about poems plus a number of prose commentaries and independent prose tales (the so-called "prose dindsenchas" is often distinguished from the "verse", "poetic" or "metrical dindsenchas").As a compilation the dindsenchas has survived in two different first recension is found in the Book of Leinster, a manuscript of the. This study explores the rhetorical devices used by Irish bardic poets to create poetry of literary worth and abiding interest. A number of poems selected for this study are read with emphasis on the rhetorical characteristics they shared with work of similar status in other parts of Europe in the High Middle : $ View Irish Bardic Poetry Research Papers on for free.   they began writing it down in the Irish language, which tells us they understood letters already. Irish poetry also developed in pay schools, with many Irish terms used. End of the Bardic era The Ancient Professional Schools that lasted until in General. Generally stopped in 17th century when patrons (Great Families) became homeless or exiles.