Cuchulain of Muirthemne: the Story of the Men of the Red Branch of Ulster

@article{GregoryCuchulainOM,
  title={Cuchulain of Muirthemne: the Story of the Men of the Red Branch of Ulster},
  author={Lady Augusta Gregory},
  journal={Nature},
  volume={66},
  pages={489-490}
}
Cuchulain of Muirthemne: the Story of the Men of the Red Branch of Ulster.Arranged and put into English by Lady Gregory. With a Preface by W. B. Yeats. Pp. xvii + 360. (London: John Murray, 1902.) Price 6s. 
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