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Downey, C.
16th Irish Conference of Medievalists
Another witness to Niall Noígiallach’s encounter with sovereignty
NUI, Maynooth
Chaired Session
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03-JUL-02
03-JUL-02
In this paper I intend introducing another Middle Irish text which describes Niall Noígiallach’s famous encounter with the ‘loathly lady’.  The relationship between this text and other extant versions of this story will be explored, and a comparison of some of their narrative features made.
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