Was Classical imitation necessary for the writing of large-scale Irish sagas? Reflections on Táin Bó Cúailnge and the “Watchman Device”

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationClassical Literature and Learning in Medieval Irish Narrative
EditorsRalph O'Connor
PublisherD. S. Brewer
Pages165-195
Number of pages31
ISBN (Print)9781843843849
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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O'Connor, R. (2014). Was Classical imitation necessary for the writing of large-scale Irish sagas? Reflections on Táin Bó Cúailnge and the “Watchman Device”. In R. O'Connor (Ed.), Classical Literature and Learning in Medieval Irish Narrative (pp. 165-195). D. S. Brewer.

Was Classical imitation necessary for the writing of large-scale Irish sagas? Reflections on Táin Bó Cúailnge and the “Watchman Device”. / O'Connor, Ralph.

Classical Literature and Learning in Medieval Irish Narrative. ed. / Ralph O'Connor. D. S. Brewer, 2014. p. 165-195.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

O'Connor, R 2014, Was Classical imitation necessary for the writing of large-scale Irish sagas? Reflections on Táin Bó Cúailnge and the “Watchman Device”. in R O'Connor (ed.), Classical Literature and Learning in Medieval Irish Narrative. D. S. Brewer, pp. 165-195.
O'Connor R. Was Classical imitation necessary for the writing of large-scale Irish sagas? Reflections on Táin Bó Cúailnge and the “Watchman Device”. In O'Connor R, editor, Classical Literature and Learning in Medieval Irish Narrative. D. S. Brewer. 2014. p. 165-195
O'Connor, Ralph. / Was Classical imitation necessary for the writing of large-scale Irish sagas? Reflections on Táin Bó Cúailnge and the “Watchman Device”. Classical Literature and Learning in Medieval Irish Narrative. editor / Ralph O'Connor. D. S. Brewer, 2014. pp. 165-195
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