Celtic Heroic Age: Literary Sources for Ancient Celtic Europe and Early Ireland and Wales, The

By: Koch, John T. (ed.)

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A new edition of an invaluable collection of literary sources, all in translation, for Celtic Europe and early Ireland and Wales. The selections are divided into three sections: the first is classical authors on the ancient celts-a huge selection including both the well-known-Herodotos, Plato, Aristotle, Livy, Diogenes Laertius, and Cicero-and the obscure-Pseudo-Scymnus, Lampridius, Vopsicus, Clement of Alexandria and Ptolemy I. The second is early Irish and Hiberno-Latin sources including early Irish dynastic poetry and numerous tales from the Ulster cycle and the third consists of Brittonic sources, mostly Welsh.

Title: Celtic Heroic Age: Literary Sources for Ancient Celtic Europe and Early Ireland and Wales, The

Author: Koch, John T. (ed.)

Categories: Ancient History, European History,

Edition: 3

Publisher: Malden, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Celtic Studies Pubns: 1997

ISBN Number: 1891271040

ISBN Number 13: 9781891271045

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 129720

Description: Book shows very light wear to covers, corner are curled, three pages marked in pen, otherwise text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind.