Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 February 2006

468 Pages

ISBN: 9780199267071

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Irish Royal Charters

Texts and Contexts

Edited by Marie Therese Flanagan

  • An edition, translation, and commentary on the extant Latin charters issued by Irish kings.
  • Discusses the historical content and context of the charters as well as exploring their significance as a type of documentary evidence otherwise poorly represented in the Irish historical record.
  • Establishes criteria for evaluating the authenticity of the texts.