Bibliography — Classification Index

H 4.4: Verse: Particular poets and poems: Manx

Broderick (George): Fin as Oshin.
In Celtica 21 (1990), pp. 51–60.
Diplomatic transcription from all three MS sources with translations and notes. MSS M (25 lines), Manx Museum 1487(d)C (28 lines), BL Additional 11215 (Thorkelin Collection; 41 lines). First line from M: Hie Fin as Ossian magh Lhaa dy Helg.
Broderick (George): Fin as Oshin: a reappraisal.
In ZCP 65 (2018), pp. 63–81.
Answering P. Ó Muircheartaigh, in ZCP 63.95 ff. In Appendix: Fin as Oshin [phonetic rendering taken down by C. Marstrander in 1929; from MS Douglas, MNHL 05354 B].
Ó Muircheartaigh (Peadar): Fin as Ossian revisited: a Manx ballad in Belanagare and its significance.
In ZCP 63 (2016), pp. 95–127.
Edition and discussion of a version found in the papers of Charles O’Conor of Belanagare, consisting of a transcription in Manx orthography and a transliteration of the Manx text to ‘traditional’ Gaelic orthography. From RIA E ii 1; diplomatic texts, MS photographs, textual notes, discussion of its provenance, language and date.
Broderick (George): Baase Illiam Dhone.
In Celtica 14 (1981), pp. 105–123.
A lament for William Christian (1608-1662/3) for his part in a rebellion in 1651. Ed. with transl. and notes (22 qq.) from MS Douglas, Manx Museum 1349C, MS 188A, and MS H William Harrison Collection; beg. Quoi yinnagh e hreishteil ayns ooashley ny pooar. Addendum including four extra verses from MS Douglas, Manx Museum MD 900.
Broderick (George): Ny kirree fo niaghtey.
In Celtica 16 (1984), pp. 157–168.
Ed. with Engl. transl. of song Na kirree fo niaghtey ‘The snow-bound sheep’ with normalised text based on unpublished MSS and printed versions; beg. Lurg geurey dy niaghtey as arragh dy rio (8 qq.). Diplomatic text from MS Douglas, Manx Museum MD 900.
Broderick (George): Berrey Dhone: a Manx Caillech Bérri?
In ZCP 40 (1984), pp. 193–210.
Edition of two versions of song beg. Poag sthie Berrey dhoan, from MS Douglas, Manx Museum MD 900. With Engl. transl. and textual notes.
Broderick (George): Ec ny fiddleryn.
In ZCP 40 (1984), pp. 211–227.
Song (18 qq.) edited from three MSS (Douglas, Manx Museum MD 900, 450A, and 263A) and four printed versions, of which J. Strachan, in Ériu 1 (1897), pp. 54-58, serves as main text; with variant readings, Engl. transl. and textual notes.