The Third Book Of The Dun Cow

Author: Walter Wangerin
Publisher: Diversion Books
ISBN: 1626810710
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The long awaited conclusion to the National Book Award-winning THE BOOK OF THE DUN COW trilogy, from Walter Wangerin, Jr. Pertelote, widow of Chauntecleer the Golden Rooster, takes up his mantle as leader of the Animals as they seek safety ...

The Second Book Of The Dun Cow

Author: Walter Wangerin
Publisher: Diversion Books
ISBN: 1626810702
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The epic journey begun in THE BOOK OF THE DUN COW reaches its powerful
proving the sacrifices of Chauntecleer and the Animals were not in vain. Praise
for THE BOOK OF THE DUN COW: “Far and away the most literate and intelligent
story of the year ... Mr. Wangerin's allegorical fantasy about the ageold struggle
between good and evil produces a resonance; it is a taut string plucked that
reverberates ...

The Book Of Sorrows

Author: Walter Wangerin, Jr.
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 031021081X
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Following a conflict with the dreaded Wyrm, the barnyard animals try to piece together their shattered lives while unaware that their enemy plans new attacks.

Trendeki Kiz

Author: Paula Hawkins
ISBN: 9786053754428
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Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning, flashing past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stopping at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck.

The Magical Quest

Author: Anne Wilson
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719023743
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26 A study of Bricriu's Feast involves establishing a text free of all the
interpolations of 'H', the thirteenth-century interpolator of the Book of the Dun Cow
. The problems are discussed by ... the champion, and this is accepted. I have
investigated the possibility that the third part of this narrative, where Cuchulainn
is in Cu Roi's stronghold with Cu Roi's wife, in the absence of Cu Roi, may have
links with the scenes between Gawain and Bertilak's lady, and have found no
evidence for this.

The Encyclopedia Of Medieval Literature In Britain

Author: Sian Echard
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118396987
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A case has also been made, however, for identifying the third scribe, “H” with
Máel Muire (Ó Concheanainn 1973–74). ... Though no longer fully intact, the
manuscript presents an expansive history from the time of Noah, via pivotal
events of pre-Christian Ireland BOOK OF THE DUN COW/LEBOR NA HUIDRE
317 to the conversion period and on to the time of early saints such as the sixth-
century founder of Iona, St. Columba (Colum Cille), and his hagiographer, the
late seventh-/early ...

Fantasies Of Troy

Author: Alan Shepard
Publisher: Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies
ISBN: 9780772720252
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Lcabhar na liUidhre, the "Book of the Dun Cow," was acquired from parties in
Connaught in the mid-fourteenth century, relinquished to the O'Connors of Sligo
as ransom for the son of the O'Donnells' chief historian sometime around 1340,
and ... 1345, a scholar's manuscript which is nonetheless the first significant
gathering of important Irish texts from the later Middle Ages and a valued
specimen of Irish decoration in its own right.12 The second manuscript of the
third recension of ...

The Stars Of Ballymenone

Author: Henry Glassie
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253022622
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From the twelfth-century Book of the Dun Cow, Mercier plucks an anecdote (p. 13
): Cuchulain, shown naked women, overheats; he is thrown into a vessel of cold
water, it bursts, into another and it boils, and the third finally cools him down.
When Lady Gregory wrote Cuchulain of Muirthemne, she has him hide his face in
the cushions of the chariot (p. 20), which was the right thing for a lady to write in
1902. But in the modern scholarly translations by Cecily O'Rahilly, tubs burst and
boil: ...

Merriam Webster S Encyclopedia Of Literature

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc
Publisher: Merriam-Webster
ISBN: 9780877790426
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Book of Deer, The \'dir\ Illuminated manuscript written in Latin, probably in the 9th
century, at a monastery founded by St. Columba at Deer Abbey (now Deer district
, Grampian Region, Scot.) and containing 12th-century additions in Latin and an
early ... It is part of the third section of the biblical canon known as the Ketuvim ("
Writings"). The Book of Job may be divided into two sections of .... Irish authors.
The poems are written in literary Gaelic. Book of the Dun Cow Book of the Dun