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Ériu Volume XXXVIII (38), 1987 (Print Copy)

by Proinsias Mac Cana
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04 November 2015

Frequency: 1 Annually

ISSN: 0332-0758

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Edited by: Proinsias Mac Cana

Ériu is devoted to Irish philology and literature, and from its foundation in 1904 the peer-reviewed journal has had a reputation internationally among Celtic scholars. In the century since its inception, Ériu has served as an outlet for the work of the early standard bearers of Irish language studies and Celtic studies and of each new generation of researchers in turn.

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  1. Ernest Gordon Quin (1910-1986) (pp. 1-8)

    Proinsias Mac Cana

  2. In Defence of Rómánsaíocht (pp. 9-26)

    Joseph Falaky Nagy

  3. The Honour of Women in Early Irish Literature (pp. 27-44)

    Philip O'Leary

  4. The Ogam Inscriptions and Their Geminate Consonant Symbols (pp. 45-71)

    Anthony Harvey

  5. The Irish Vision of the Chinese (pp. 73-79)

    John Carey

  6. Leabhar Gabhála. Part I: The Growth of the Text (pp. 81-142)

    R. Mark Scowcroft

  7. Prosody and the Old Celtic Verbal Complex (pp. 143-176)

    John T. Koch

  8. Notes on Old Irish Syntax (pp. 177-183)

    Ruairí Ó hUiginn

  9. Complex Alliteration, Full and Unstressed Rhyme, and the Origin of Deibide (pp. 185-200)

    David Sproule

  10. Varia I. The Athematic s-Subjunctive (p. 201)

    Eric P. Hamp

  11. Varia II. Ml.65a465a4 escse and Some Related Forms (pp. 203-205)

    Fredrik Otto Lindeman

  12. Varia III. Nóta ar an gclásal coibhneasta réamhfhoclach (pp. 207-208)

    Tomás de Bhaldraithe

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