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  38 DEIRDIRE
  Ulla, a' laighe agus ag eirigh leis fhein,
  gun cKagar comhraidhjgun cheile conalt-
  raidh ; agus na ^m. faiceadh e am
  boinne-fala bha so gur docha giTn
  tugadh e dachaidh i d'J^a ionnsaidh ^
  fhein, agus gifn deanadh e gean-math
  ris-san fhein ri linn innseadh da guji
  robh a leithid do rigliinn air bith^ #)
  braonach an t-saoghail.
  Falbhar an sealgair, lorn agus direach
  gu pailios Rigli Conachar. Chuir e fios
  ^/ a sljjgh thun an righ gujn bu toigh leis
  a bhith a' seanchas ris, na^m b^ e chead
  e. Fhreagair an righ an teachdair-
  eachd agus thainig e a macli a sheanchas
  ris an duine. ' Gu de e fath do thurtlis
  riums' ? ' ors** an righ ris an t-sealgair.
  ' Is e fath mo thurois fhein ruibh, a
  E-igh/ ors an sealgair, 'gujn faca mi
  an aona bhoinne-fala is aillidhe a rugadh ^ —
  riamh an Eirinn, agus thainig mi g^a ( ^ "^
  innseadh duibh.' ' Co i am boinne-fala ^"^
  tha sin, no (Tàit am bheil i r' a f haiciun.
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Deirdire; and, The lay of the children of Uisne
DescriptionGaelic text and parallel English translation, English preliminaries and notes
ShelfmarkMat.71
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Matheson Collection
DescriptionItems from a collection of 170 volumes relating to Gaelic matters. Mainly philological works in the Celtic and some non-Celtic languages. Some books extensively annotated by Angus Matheson, the first Professor of Celtic at Glasgow University.
Early Gaelic Book Collections
DescriptionSelected items from five 'Special and Named Printed Collections' and other Gaelic books. Includes books in Gaelic and other Celtic languages, as well as works about the Gaels, their languages, literature, culture and history.