Manuscripts

Dublin, King's Inns, MS 12-13

  • s. xvex
  • Irish manuscripts
Compilation of classical texts in Irish
Identifiers
Shelfmark
12-13
Provenance and related aspects
Date
s. xvex
Completed by 1492
Hands, scribes
Maoílechlainn Ó CianáinÓ Cianáin (Maoílechlainn) / Ó Cianáin (Malachias) (fl. late 15th century) – Irish scribe responsible for Dublin, King's Inns, MS 12-13 (c. 1491/2), a compilation of classical Greco-Roman tales in Irish
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Codicological information

Sources

Secondary sources (select)

Miles, Brent, “Togail Troí: the Irish Destruction of Troy on the Cusp of the Renaissance”, in: Shepard, A., and Stephen D. Powell (eds.), Fantasies of Troy. Classical tales and the social imaginary in medieval and early modern Europe, Toronto: Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies, University of Toronto, 2004. 81–96.
87–88
de Brún, Pádraig, Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in King's Inns library, Dublin, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1972.
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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