Bibliography — Classification Index

A 2.4: Scholars: MacAdam, Robert Shipboy (1808–1895)

Hughes (A. J.): Robert MacAdam and the nineteenth-century Irish language revival.
In Belfast and the Irish language (2006), pp. 43–64.
Hughes (A. J.): The Ulster Gaelic Society and the work of MacAdam’s Irish scribes.
In Belfast and the Irish language (2006), pp. 65–100.
Aodh Mac Domhnaill (1802–1867), Peadar Ó Gealacáin (1792–1860), Art Mac Bionaid (1793–-1879).
de Paor (Annraoi): The life and work of Robert MacAdam of Belfast, 1808–95.
In Pathfinders to the past (2012), pp. 72–85.
Williams (Fionnuala): Six hundred Gaelic proverbs collected in Ulster by Robert Mac Adam.
In Proverbium 12 (1995), pp. 343–355.
Hughes (A. J.): Robert Shipboy MacAdam (1808–95): his life and Gaelic proverb collection.
Belfast: Institute of Irish Studies, The Queen’s University of Belfast in association with the Folkore Society, 1998. xii + 226 pp.
A reedition, with linguistic notes and indexes, of R. S. Macadam's Six hundred Gaelic proverbs collected in Ulster, first publ. serially in UJA (1st ser.) 6, 7, 9 (1858-1862); preceded by a biographical account of R.S.McA.

Rev. by
Bo Almqvist, in Béaloideas 68 (2000), pp. 161-172.
Ciarán Mac Murchaidh, in StH 30 (1998-1999), pp. 267-268.
Réamonn Ó Muirí, in SAM 18/1 (1999/2000), pp. 299-300.