The Genealogies, Tribes, and Customs of Hy-Fiachrach: Commonly Called O'Dowda's Country (Google eBook)

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Irish Archćological Society, 1844 - Ireland - 524 pages
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I would like to bring attention to the fact that the map is illegible in this copy.

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Page 436 - ... former customes of the countrey inviolable, and to deliver up the succession peaceably to his Tanist, and then hath a wand delivered unto him by some whose proper office that is ; after which, descending from the stone, he turneth himself round, thrice forwards and thrice backwards.
Page 542 - The Annals of Ulster. With a Translation and Notes. Edited from a MS. in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, collated with the Translation made for Sir James Ware by Dudley or Duald Mac Firbis, a MS.
Page 436 - Captaines foot, whereon he standing, receives an oath to preserve all the auncient former customes of the countrey inviolable, and to deliver up the succession peaceably to his Tanist, and then hath a wand delivered unto him by some whose...
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