Author:Robert Alexander Stewart Macalister

Robert Alexander Stewart Macalister
Irish archaeologist

This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles written by this author are designated in the EB1911 by the initials "R. A. S. M."

Robert Alexander Stewart Macalister


  • Studies in Irish Epigraphy (3 vols., 1897-1907)
  • Excavations in Palestine (with Dr. F. J. Bliss 1902)
  • The Vision of Merlino (1903)
  • Bible Sidelights from the Mound of Gezer (1906)
  • Two Irish Arthurian Romances (1908)
  • A History of Civilisation in Palestine (1912)
  • The Excavation of Gezer (3 vols., 1912)
  • The Philistines, Their History and Civilisation (1913)
  • A Grammar of the Nuri Language (1914)
  • Muiredaoh, Abbot of Monasterboice, His Life and Surroundings (1914)
  • The History and Antiquities of Inis Cealtra (1916)
  • Leabhar Gabhála (with Professor John MacNeill, vol. i., 1916)
  • Temair Breg, A Study of the Remains and Traditions of Tara (1918)
  • The Life of Ciaran of Clonmacnois (1920)


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