“The Greatest of the Celtologists, Whitley Stokes (1830-1909)”

This was the title to a lecture I attended in the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland in January 2012. The speaker was Professor Dáibhí O Croinín, of NUIG, author of Early Medieval Ireland and superbly equipped to talk about this subject from his background knowledge of German and Middle Irish. The German interest was … Continue reading “The Greatest of the Celtologists, Whitley Stokes (1830-1909)”