Bibliography — Classification Index

A 1.1: General: Bibliography: Reference (Dictionaries and encyclopaedias)

1843.
Welch (Robert) (ed.): The concise Oxford companion to Irish literature.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. xxi + 393 pp.
Abridgment of The Oxford Companion to Irish Literature by the same author.
12402.
Koch (John T.): An atlas for Celtic studies: archaeology and names in ancient Europe and early medieval Ireland, Britain, and Brittany / John T. Koch; in collaboration with Raimund Karl, Antone Minard, Simon Ó Faoláin.
Oxford: Oxbow, 2007. viii + 215 pp.
Rev. by
Thomas O’Loughlin, in History Ireland, 16/3 (May - Jun., 2008), pp. 60-61.
Gregory Toner, in Ainm 11 (2012), pp. 131-133.
Stefan Zimmer, in ZCP 57 (2009-2010), pp. 227-229.
12597.
Holley (Anne) (comp.), Clancy (Thomas Owen) (ed.), Hellmuth (Petra S.) (ed.), Koch (John T.) (ed.), Löffler (Marion) (ed.), Howells (Glenys) (assist. ed.), Hughes (Marian Beech) (assist. ed.), Minard (Antone) (assist. ed.): Celtic culture: a historical encyclopedia / John T. Koch, editor; Marion Löffler, managing editor; Marian Beech Hughes, assistant editor; Glenys Howells, assistant editor; Anne Holley, bibliographer; Petra S. Hellmuth, contributing editor (Ireland and Scotland); Thomas Owen Clancy, contributing editor (Scotland); Antone Minard, editorial assistant.
Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2006.
5 vols.

Rev. by
Karl Horst Schmidt, in ZCP 56 (2008), pp. 173-174.
Graham R. Isaac, in StC 43 (2009), pp. 236-238.
Peter H. Sezzi, in Reference & user services quarterly 46/2 (Winter, 2006), pp. 83-84.

Concise updated version: The Celts: history, life, and culture / John T. Koch, general editor; Antone Minard, editor. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2012. lxi + 898 pp (in 2 vols.).
16439.
Ó Corráin (Donnchadh): Clavis litterarum Hibernensium: medieval Irish books and texts (c. 400–c. 1600) / cura et studio Donnchadh Ó Corráin.
CCC. Turnhout: Brepols, 2017. clxvi + 1932 pp. 3 vols. (Corpus Christianorum, Claves).
Vol. I: 1. Epigraphy, writing, form, and image; 2. Early codices in Ireland and Britain; 3. Biblica; 4. Patristica: Irish texts and manuscripts; 5. Hagiography, hagiology, hymnology & liturgy; 6. Irish books and authors abroad, I: Columbanus, Luxeuil, and Bobbio; 7. Irish books and authors abroad, II: Echternach, Fulda, St. Gall, Würzburg; 8. Irish scholars abroad, III: works & manuscripts.

Vol II: 9. Irish scholars and greek in the West; 10. Latin grammatical tracts; 11. Computus; 12. Hiberno-Latin writers and texts; 13. Penitentials; 14. Canon law; 15. Synodal legislation & monastic rules; 16. Irish Latin manuscripts, principally tenth to twelfth centuries; 17. Tenth to twelfth-century Latin texts and authors; 18. The vernacular laws; 19. Annals; 20. Genealogies; 21. Early Irish manuscripts: glosses and texts; 22. Major vernacular codices, literary and historical; 23. Earliest vernacular literary texts; 24. The poet-scholars, I: early-medieval grammatical theory, poetics, poetry & piety; 25. The poet-scholars, II: learning, wisdom & prophecy; 26. The poet-scholars, III: Irish classical poetry.

Vol. III: 27. Medieval vernacular narrative prose; 28. Historicist & historical vernacular texts: verse, prose, and prosimetrum; 29. Classica ; 30. Foreign medieval literature-translations and adaptations; 31. Medicine and science; 32. Books mainly of the Anglo-Irish.

Rev. by
Elizabeth Boyle, in Celtica 29 (2017), pp. 293-298.
J. K. Elliott, in Novum testamentum 60 (2018), pp. 221-222.
Patrick Wadden, in NAJCS 3/1 (2019), pp. 85-93.
10507.
McGuire (James) (ed.), Quinn (James) (ed.): Dictionary of Irish biography from the earliest times to the year 2002 / edited by James McGuire and James Quinn.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Presss, (in collaboration with the) Royal Irish Academy, 2009. 9 vols.
Vol. 1. A-Burchill. xlviii + 989 pp.
Vol. 2. Burdy-Czira. xxx + 1148 pp.
Vol. 3. D-F. xxx + 1132 pp.
Vol. 4. G-J. xxx + 1087 pp.
Vol. 5. Kane-McGuinness. xxx + 1076 pp.
Vol. 6. McGuire-Nutt. xxx + 993 pp.
Vol. 7. Oates-Patten. xxx + 1126 pp.
Vol. 8. Patterson-Stagg. xxx + 1115 pp.
Vol. 9. Staines-Z. xxx + 1118 pp.
13998.
Helferty (Seamus) (ed.), Refaussé (Raymond) (ed.): Directory of Irish archives / edited by Seamus Helferty and Raymond Refaussé.
Blackrock, Co. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 1988. 154 pp.
5th ed. revised and updated, Dublin: Four Courts, 2011.
18023.
Adams (D. Q.) (ed.), Mallory (J. P.) (ed.): Encyclopedia of Indo-European culture / editors J. P. Mallory and D. Q. Adams.
London and Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1997. xlvii + 829 pp.
Rev. by
A. J. Hughes, in SAM 17/2 (1998), p. 224.
Alexander Häusler, in IF 105 (2000), pp. 314-318.
Stefan Zimmer, in Kratylos 45 (2000), pp. 46-51.
11172.
Classen (Albrecht) (ed.): Handbook of medieval studies: terms, methods, trends / edited by Albrecht Classen.
Berlin; Boston, MA: de Gruyter, 2010. lxxxv + 965 pp.
3 vols.
18514.
Di Berardino (Angelo), Fedalto (Giorgio), Simonetti (Manlio): Letteratura patristica / diretto da Angelo Di Berardino, Giorgio Fedalto, Manlio Simonetti.
Cinisello Balsamo: San Paolo, 2007. xxii + 1268 pp.
pp. 775-794: Irlanda (Bruno Luiselli).
Luiselli (Bruno)
14165.
Maier (Bernhard): Lexikon der keltischen Religion und Kultur.
Stuttgart: Kröner, 1994. xv + 393 pp.
Rev. by
Patrizia de Bernardo Stempel, in ZCP 48 (1996), pp. 320-324.
Proinsias Mac Cana, in StC 29 (1995), pp. 311-313.

English translation: Dictionary of Celtic religion and culture, tr. by Cyril Edwards. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1997. xiii + 338 pp.

Rev. by
John Carey, in Speculum 76/1 (Jan., 2001), pp. 194-196.
Gregory Toner, in CMCS 38 (Winter, 1999), pp. 93-97.
11169.
Reichl (Karl) (ed.): Medieval oral literature / edited by Karl Reichl.
Berlin; Boston, MA: de Gruyter, 2012. xx + 743 pp.
1028.
Thomson (Derick S.) (ed.): The companion to Gaelic Scotland / edited by Derick S. Thomson.
Oxford: Blackwell, 1983. xx + 363 pp.
Rev. by
A. I. MacInness, in The Scottish historical review 65/1 (Apr., 1986), pp. 67-71.
Brian Ó Cuív, in Celtica 16 (1984), pp. 212-213.
Karl Horst Schmidt, in ZCP 41 (1986), pp. 350-351.
Seosamh Watson, in Éigse 22 (1987), pp. 160-161.
1328.
Lalor (Brian) (ed.): The encyclopeaedia of Ireland / edited by Brian Lalor.
Dublin: Gill & Macmillan, 2003. xxxv + 1218 pp. illus.
15907.
Ó hÓgáin (Dáithí): The lore of Ireland: an encyclopaedia of myth, legend and romance.
Woodbridge: Boydell, 2006. xvi + 531 pp.
A revised and expanded version of D. Ó hÓgáin, Myth, legend & romance: an encyclopaedia of the Irish folk tradition (New York: Prentice Hall, 1991).
18683.
Connolly (S. J.) (ed.): The Oxford companion to Irish history / edited by S. J. Connolly.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. xviii + 618 pp.
Rev. by
A. J. Hughes, in SAM 17/2 (1998), p. 227.
1842.
Welch (Robert) (ed.), Stewart (Bruce) (assist. ed.): The Oxford companion to Irish literature / edited by Robert Welch.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. xxv + 614 pp.
Rev. by
Pádraig A. Breatnach, in Éigse 30 (1997), pp. 206-213.
11209.
Haan (Ferdinand de) (ed.), Hansen (Björn) (ed.): Modals in the languages of Europe: a reference work / edited by Björn Hansen, Ferdinand de Haan.
EALT, 44. Berlin and New York: Mouton de Gruyter, 2009. xiii + 577 pp. (Empirical approaches to language typology, 44).