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Published: 31 December 2020

240 Pages | 1 black and white illustration

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789622195

Bookseller Code (06)

Malachy the Irishman, On Poison

A Study and an Edition

Ralph Hanna

Liverpool University Press

Exeter Medieval Texts and Studies LUP

  • The only edition of a widely known medieval book since 1518
  • Extensive discussion of the work's composition and cultural impact
  • Assesses the evidence provided by early manuscripts
  • Beyond introducing the work, the book contains extensive discussion of the limitations of modern editorial regimens and their incapacity for dealing with 'a living text'. Includes text, translation, and extensive indexes