Manuscripts

Dublin, National Library of Ireland, MS G 10

  • s. xvi
  • composite manuscript
  • Irish manuscripts
  • vellum
Composite Irish manuscript containing versions of Lebor gabála Érenn, Cath Maige Léna (first part) and Félire Óengusso (second part).
Identifiers
Shelfmark
G 10
Classification
Phillipps 10266
Provenance and related aspects
Date
s. xvi
16th century
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
UnitCodicological unit. Indicates whether the entry describes a single leaf, a distinct or composite manuscript, etc.
composite manuscript
Material
vellum
Collation
50 pp
Distinct units
pp. 1-18

A fragment of Lebor gabála Érenn and Cath Maige Léna. One of the scribes appears to be Dubhaltach Mór Mac Fhir Bhisigh.

pp. 19-50

A copy of Félire Óengusso

Sources

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.

“National Library of Ireland”, Ó Macháin, Pádraig (director), Irish Script on Screen – Meamrám Páipéar Ríomhaire, Online: School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. URL: <https://www.isos.dias.ie/libraries/NLI/english/index.html>.

Secondary sources (select)

Ní Shéaghdha, Nessa, Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the National Library of Ireland, fasc. 1: Mss G 1 – G 14, Studies in Irish Manuscripts, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1967.
Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies: <link>
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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