(pdf only) Aogán Ó Rathaille, le Breandán Ó Buachalla


(pdf only) Aogán Ó Rathaille, le Breandán Ó Buachalla


Aogán Ó Rathaille

is published by Field Day in association with the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies at the University of Notre Dame and University College Cork.


X + 150 PAGES; 1 MAP

ISBN 978-0-946755-31-8


Book 1 of 4 in the Field Day Filí series of poetry in Irish by the great poets of the late 17th and early 18th centuries.  Fully annotated and indexed by the late Prof. Ó Buachalla







 Aogán Ó Rathaille

This is the first readers’ edition of the work of Aogán Ó Rathaille (1670–1728), the foremost poet of early modern Ireland. It includes a masterly introduction locating the poet and his work in wider historical and literary contexts and extensive notes and glossaries. It is an invaluable resource for teachers and students of Irish literature.


Breandán Ó Buachalla (1936–2010) was the leading authority on the literature of early-modern Ireland. His other books include An Caoine agus an Chaointeoireacht (1998), Aisling Ghéar (1996) and I mBéal Feirste Cois Cuain (1968, 1978). He was the O’Donnell Chair in Irish Language and Literature at the University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana.