de Paor (Liam)

(1926 – 1998)

de Paor (Liam): Saint Mac Creiche of Liscannor.
In Ériu 30 (1979), pp. 93–121.
The mythological figure Mac Creiche: 1. Kilmacrehy; 2. The folklore of Liscannor; 3. The documentary material; 4. Mac Creiche’s age; 5. Mac Creiche as hermit; 6. Mac Creiche and the sea; 7. Mac Creiche’s contests with monsters; 8. Mac Creiche as ‘man of plunder’; 9. Other miracles of Mac Creiche; 10. Mac Creiche’s tribal and family connections; 11. Mac Creiche’s connections with other saints; 12. The historicity of Mac Creiche; 13. Who was Mac Creiche? Includes an appendix on the Cyclops in Ireland by D. Greene (pp. 120-21).
Greene (David) (app. auth.)
de Paor (Liam): The high crosses of Tech Theille (Tihilly), Kinnity, and related sculpture.
In Figures from the past [Fs. Roe] (1987), pp. 131–158.
Includes a discussion of the inscriptions on the Kinnity Cross.
de Paor (Liam): Saint Patrick’s world: the Christian culture of Ireland’s apostolic age / translations and commentaries by Liam de Paor.
Blackrock, Co. Dublin: Four Courts, 1993. viii + 335 pp.
Rev. by
Colmán Etchingham, in Éigse 29 (1996), pp. 214-220.
A. J. Hughes, in SAM 17/1 (1996–1997), p. 278.
Elva Johnston, in Peritia 9 (1995), pp. 434-436.