The Cuculian Trilogy

  • by Standish O'Grady
  • Narrated by Ralph Cosham
  • 9 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Cuculian, "The Hound of Ulster," is the champion of Ireland and is best remembered for his single-handed defense of Ulster. The author of these accounts is Standish O'Grady (1846-1928), whose writings earned him the title "Father of the Irish Renaissance." This is the first time Cuculian's story has been available in audio.


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Customer Reviews

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Take a pass on this one...

This was a hard to follow story read by a monotone narrator. The combination of the two was a very painful listening experience for me. If the reader is interested in an Irish themed book, I recommend The Princes of Ireland by Edward Rutheford.
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- H. Connelly

Not easy but rewarding to the studious

This is perhaps not a good book for the audio format for someone unfamiliar with the subject- Many strange unrecognizable names and a lack of modern narrative flow typical of some mythical writings combined with a monotonal narrator make it very easy to zone out while listening. That being said- to someone familiar with the legends herein described,and they are fascinating once you dig in, this book provides an interesting perspective on some old stories.
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- David

Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-19-2004
  • Publisher: Findaway World