Tomás Ó Casaide

Life
fl.1750, Eachtra agus Imeacht an Atha[i]r Tomás a Caisside [otherwise Eachtra an Bhráthair Ultaigh], after the MS copied in 1773 (RIA) and 1782 (BML); later edited by Mairghréad Nic Philbín as Na Caisidigh agus a gCuid Filidheachta (1938), which includes some poems by his kinsman Eamonn Ó Casaide. DIW

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Works
Mairghréad Nic Philibín, ed., Eachtra agus Imeacht An Athair Tomás a Caissidi (1938); Adrian Kenny, An Casideach Ban: The Songs and Adventure of Tomas Ó Casaide - trans. of Eachtra Tomás MacCasaide (Ballyhaunis,: Greensprint 1993) [with excerpt from his Sealgmhor Lissbrandoige thought to have been jointly composed with Brian O’Farrell; Irish & English on facing pages].

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