You can see the English caption on the Derricke engraving, the Latin "speech
bubbles" of the mooners/farters, a translation of the bubbles, and an
explanation of the picture at --
Most reproductions of the engraving crop out the mooners/farters.
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From: "Dennis King" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Wednesday, April 21, 2010 5:22 AM
Subject: [OLD-IRISH-L] the podicicinist
I imagine we've all heard "mouth music" from Gaelic Scotland. But
we've never heard the “braigetóracht” that graced the halls of
medieval Ireland. And we're all a little late to have heard the late
19th century braigetóracht of the French entertainer Joseph Pujol.