On Wed, Oct 15, 2014 at 1:31 AM, Dennis King <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> There is a group of short tales about King Guaire in YBL. The text in the
> MS is clear and legible. The language has been described as Old Irish,
> although I can't speak to that yet. I'd like to read the story of Telene
> the Boaster, which begins with the words "Mac telene do feraib Muman"
> twelve lines down from the top of column 797, MS 1318 in the TCD collection
> on line at ISOS. The story runs to a bit less than two columns of text, so
> it's not long. I believe there is at least one other MS version out
> there. It seems that the story was edited and translated in an early
> volume of Ériu, but I haven't chased that down.