Glyn S.Burgess and Clara Strijbosch Edited
Title The Brendan Legend Texts and Versions Hardcover
Book Condition Fine
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher Leiden Brill 2006
Seller ID 016353
Leiden: Brill, 2006. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover First Edition. Clean Pages NOT a library book. Anthology of essays on the Irish Seafaring Saint who sailed on two seas. One across the Atlantic to the Land of Promise,1000 years before Columbus, and the other metaphysical to the world beyond our own. Essays as Giovanni Orlandi "Brendan and Moses" the Hebrew Torah and the Christian Bible meet in Celtic Christian Apocrypha. Another, Seamus Mac Mathuna "The Irish Life of Saint Brendan Textural History, Structure and Date" Thirteen more! Like new. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 wrapping Celtic studies and Arthurian legend with care. First Edition.