Líon alt a bhfuil an ghné seo luaite iontu: 1
Garmhac ba ea é le Alexander Carmichael (1832-1912), a bhailigh agus a d’fhoilsigh Carmina Gadelica (1900) ··· Cigire Custaim agus Mál ba ea é agus le linn dó a bheith ag obair i nGarbhchríocha na hAlban agus ar na hoileáin bhailigh sé an t-ábhar atá in Carmina Gadelica: ortha nan Gaidheal (1900), an saothar is mó a thuill clú dó ··· ‘The incantations, blessings, prayers, charms, curses and songs, all the oral lore and traditions which are gathered together in Carmina are, in Carmichael’s words, “faraway thinking, come down on the long stream of time” ··· Gathered together they constitute what has been called “a lost lexicon of piety” and “the greatest collection of oral traditions in any European language’ (Nóta ar an idirlíon faoi ‘Carmichael’s Book’, taispeántas in onóir do Carmina Gadelica, 1998) ··· Cé go molann Derick Thomson go hard é in Oxford dictionary of national biography (2004) deir sé go raibh rómheas aige ar shaothar James MacPherson[B6] agus dá réir sin ‘was prone to polishing and perhaps romanticizing some of the Carmina.’