Buttimer (Cornelius G.) (ed.), O’Brien (Gerard) (ed.), O’Flanagan (Patrick) (ed.): Cork: history and society; interdisciplinary essays on the history of an Irish county / editors: Patrick O’Flanagan, Cornelius G. Buttimer; editorial advisor: Gerard O’Brien.
H&S, 6. Dublin: Geography Publications, 1993. xxiv + 1000 pp.
Rev. by
Pádraig A. Breatnach, in Éigse 28 (1994-1995), pp. 196-197.


Ó Riain (Pádraig): ‘To be named is to exist’: the instructive case of Achadh Bolg (Aghabulloge).
In Cork history and society (1993), pp. 45–61.

Ó Corráin (Donnchadh): Corcu Loígde: land and families.
In Cork history and society (1993), pp. 63–81.
Discusses the genealogical tract entitled Duchusaich Corco Laidi so, from the Book of Lecan; with Commentary on the tuatha and place-names, Alphabetical list of surnames in the tract. In Appendix: The other manuscript recensions [Book of Ballymote, H 3. 17, Book of Uí Maine].

Ó Buachalla (Breandán): The making of a Cork Jacobite.
In Cork history and society (1993), pp. 469–497.
On James Cotter (1689-1720) and the political dimension of Párliament na mban.

Ó Catháin (Diarmaid): An Irish scholar abroad: bishop John O’Brien of Cloyne and the Macpherson controversy.
In Cork history and society (1993), pp. 499–533.

Buttimer (Cornelius G.): Gaelic literature and contemporary life in Cork, 1700–1840.
In Cork history and society (1993), pp. 585–653.
Explores literary evidence on pre-Famine Gaelic Cork society.

Ó Crualaoich (Gearóid): County Cork folklore and its collection.
In Cork history and society (1993), pp. 919–940.
Refers to material collected by the Irish Folklore Commission.