Tristram (Hildegard L. C.): The Cattle-raid of Cuailnge between the oral and the written: a research report (SFB 321, Projekt A 5, 1986–1996).
In ZCP 51 (1999), pp. 125–129.
Challenges the view that the Táin was written as a complete text in the 6th or 7th c. and advances the thesis that recension I represents the first attempt at producing a written text of the epic, which was subsequently reworked and literarised in recensions II and III.



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