Líon alt a bhfuil an ghné seo luaite iontu: 1
Deir sé: ‘True, we have some evidence, such as the celebrated colophon written by the scribe-author of the earliest extant text of Eachtra Mhacaoimh-an-Iolair.. ··· Rather, Ó Corcráin offers us in Eachtra Mhacaoimh-an-Iolair a thoroughly Irish product, meant to be suitable for the act of recitation and recollection that he cites as the way in which the tale came to his or his informant’s attention in the first place.’ Tá sé ar dhuine den aos léinn ar éirigh réasúnta maith leo i ndiaidh Imeacht na nIarlaí; i 1609 d’fheidhmigh sé mar ghiúróir san fhíosrú a bhí ar siúl faoi thalamh eaglasta i bhFear Manach.