Collection containing Professor Riobárd Breathanch’s (1913-1975) working academic papers, chiefly compiled during his tenure as Professor of Old and Middle English at UCC from 1967 until his retirement in 1972. Material is primarily concerned with Anglo-Saxon, Medieval, and Modern English, as well as Medieval and Modern Irish.
CONTENT AND STRUCTURE:
Collection is divided into four series; Academic papers, Printed Publications, Material belonging to Cormac Breathnach, and Miscellaneous material which doesn’t fit into the other series. Within each series, the collection is organised further by material type.
CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE:
Access: Available by appointment with the Archives Service to holders of UCC Readers tickets.
Language: Old, Middle and Modern English, and Old and Modern Irish.
Finding Aid: Descriptive List (click here for PDF) [148 KB]
Last updated: 02 August 2016