Cambridge, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Ir 6

  • c. 1726-1728
  • Irish manuscripts
Manuscript containing a transcript of Leabhar Branach from an early 17th-century exemplar.
Ir 6
Provenance and related aspects
c. 1726-1728
c. 1726-1728
Hands, scribes
Mícheál Ó BroinÓ Broin (Mícheál)
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Mícheál Ó Broin of Ballinakill, Co. Wicklow

The list below has been collated from the table of contents (if available on this page)Progress in this area is being made piecemeal. Full and partial tables of contents are available for a small number of manuscripts. and incoming annotations concerning individual texts (again, if available).Whenever catalogue entries about texts are annotated with information about particular manuscript witnesses, these manuscripts can be queried for the texts that are linked to them.


Primary sources This section typically includes references to diplomatic editions, facsimiles and photographic reproductions, notably digital image archives, of at least a major portion of the manuscript. For editions of individual texts, see their separate entries.

Mac Airt, Seán [ed.], Leabhar Branach: The book of the O’Byrnes, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1944.
Digital medieval manuscripts at Houghton Library, Online: Harvard University, Houghton Library. URL: <>.
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Dennis Groenewegen
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