Scél Mongáin‘A story about Mongán’

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  • Cycles of the Kings, Cycle of Mongán


Cycles of the Kings
Cycles of the Kings
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Cycle of MongánCycle of Mongán


Mongán mac FiachnaiMongán mac Fíachnai
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Forgoll [poet]Forgoll ... poet
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[ed.] [tr.] White, Nora [ed. and tr.], Compert Mongáin and three other early Mongán tales, Maynooth Medieval Irish Texts 5, Maynooth: Department of Old and Middle Irish, National University of Ireland, 2006.
[ed.] [tr.] Meyer, Kuno, and Alfred Nutt, The voyage of Bran, son of Febal to the land of the living, 2 vols, vol. 1: The happy otherworld, London: David Nutt, 1895.
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[tr.] Draak, Maartje, and Frida de Jong (trs.), Van helden, elfen en dichters: de oudste verhalen uit Ierland, Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, 1979.
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