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Imram

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The title is Irish for "voyage"; ''Imrama'' were Celtic tales about Irish explorers who sought the Land of Promise in the Atlantic.
 
The title is Irish for "voyage"; ''Imrama'' were Celtic tales about Irish explorers who sought the Land of Promise in the Atlantic.
  
A version of the poem appeared as part of ''[[The Notion Club Papers]]''; the original form was also reprinted within [[Sauron Defeated]] among the commentaries.
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A version of the poem appeared as part of ''[[The Notion Club Papers]]'' within [[Sauron Defeated]]; the original version was also provided among the commentaries.
 
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
* [[Poems by J.R.R. Tolkien]]
 
* [[Poems by J.R.R. Tolkien]]
  
 
[[Category:Poems]]
 
[[Category:Poems]]

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Imram (The Death of Saint Brendan) is a poem written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in Time and Tide in December 1955.

The title is Irish for "voyage"; Imrama were Celtic tales about Irish explorers who sought the Land of Promise in the Atlantic.

A version of the poem appeared as part of The Notion Club Papers within Sauron Defeated; the original version was also provided among the commentaries.

See also