Works Consulted

Editions of ‘Táin Bó Cuailnge’

Gregory, Augusta, and William Butler Yeats. Cuchulain of Muirthemne: The Story of the Men of the Red Branch of Ulster Arranged and Put into in English by Lady Gregory. with a Preface by W.B. Yeats. Edited by Daniel Murphy, Colin Smythe Ltd., 1979.

Hull, Eleanor. Cuchullin Saga in Irish Literature. David Nutt, 1898.

Kinsella, Thomas, and Louis le Brocquy. The Táin. Dolmen Press, 1969.

On Artists’ Books

Bhriain, Ailbhe Ni. “Le Livre D’Artiste: Louis Brocquy and The Tain (1969).” New Hibernia Review, vol. 5, no. 1, 2001, pp. 69–82., doi:10.1353/nhr.2001.0014.

Printed Matter:


Redshaw, Thomas Dillon. “Making The Tain, 1951–70: Thomas Kinsella, Louis Le Brocquy, and Liam Miller.” New Hibernia Review, vol. 23, no. 1, 2019, pp. 86–105., doi:

On Translation

Benjamin, Walter. Illuminations. The Bodley Head London, 2015.

Sontag, Susan. Against Interpretation. Vintage Books London, 2001.

Tymoczko, Maria. “Retranslating The Tain.” Irish Literary Supplement, 2009, pp. 13–15.

Cameron, Fiona and Helena Robinson. “Digital Knowledgescapes: Cultural, Theoretical, Prctical, and Usuage Issues Facing Museum Collection Databases in a Digital Epoch” “Theorizing Digital Cultural Heritage: A Critical Discourse, The MIT Press, 2010, pp. 165– 191.

On Kinsella

Kiberd, Declan. Inventing Ireland: The Literature of the Modern Nation. Random House UK, 1995.


Below is a list of things I had wanted to consult that were no longer available to me because of the pandemic:

Miller, Liam. Dolmen XXV: An Illustrated Bibliography of the Dolmen Press. Dolmen Press, 1976.

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