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" Grant in the year 240, and from the context of the history, the transaction with Swaran cannot have happened many years before. * The existence of Swaran, son of Starno, and his wars in Ireland, and his having been defeated by Fingal, as related by Ossian,... "
The poems of Ossian in the original Gaelic - Page lxiv
by James Macpherson - 1807
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A Dissertation on the Authenticity of the Poems of Ossian

Sir John Sinclair - Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1806 - 232 pages
...the Norwegians white sails to their ships, and that from thence they had received those appellations. Mr. Rosing observes, that the author gives no date...confirm many of the particulars mentioned by Ossian. + and determined on, the whole number did not attack at once, but one after the other, so that when...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

1807
...Rosing observes, that the author gives no date to this event, but in p. 98, he places the death of Gram in the year 240, and from the context of the history,...confirm many of the particulars mentioned by Ossian. f and determined on, the whole number did not attack at once, but one after the other, so that when...
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The poems of Ossian, in the orig. Gaelic, with a tr. into Lat. by ..., Volume 1

Ossian - 1807
...Rosing observes, that the author gives no date to this event, but in p. 98, he places the death of Gram in the year 240, and from the context of the history,...confirm many of the particulars mentioned by Ossian. f and determined on, the whole number did not attack at once, but one after the other, so that when...
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The Claims of Ossian Examined and Appreciated: an Essay on the Scottish and ...

Edward Davies - Celtic poetry - 1825 - 327 pages
...places the " death of Gram in the year 240, and from the con" text of the history, the transactions with Swaran " cannot have happened many years before.*...defeated " by Fingal, as related by Ossian, are therefore " authenticated'by the historians of Deumark ; and " in their annals, a number of particulars are related...
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Mornings in Spring: Or, Retrospections, Biographical, Critical ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1828
...country ;" a quotation which has drawn from sir John Sinclair the following inference and remark. " The existence of Swaran, son of Starno, and his wars...confirm many of the particulars mentioned by Ossian." And he then adds, " it is very satisfactory to have beer, the means of bringing forward a new, and...
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Parriana: Miscellaneous materials bearing on Parr's controversies

Edmund Henry Barker - 1829
...country ; ' a quotation, which has drawn from Sir John Sinclair the following inference and remark : ' The existence of Swaran, son of Starno, and his wars...confirm many of the particulars mentioned by Ossian.' And he then adds, ' It is very satisfactory to have been the means of bringing forward a new, and at...
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Mornings in Spring: Or, Retrospections, Biographical, Critical ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1828
...country;" a quotation which has drawn from sir John Sinclair the following inference and remark. " The existence of Swaran, son of Starno, and his wars in Ireland, and his having heen defeated by Fingal, as related by Ossian, are therefore authenticated by the historians of Denmark;...
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Parriana: Miscellaneous materials bearing on Parr's controversies

Edmund Henry Barker - 1829
...country ;' a quotation, which has drawn from Sir John Sinclair the following inference and remark : ' The existence of Swaran, .son of Starno, and his wars...confirm many of the particulars mentioned by Ossian.' And he then adds, ' It is very satisfactory to have been the means of bringing forward a new, and at...
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