Dublin, National Library of Ireland, MS G 4

originally part of the Yellow Book of Lecan
  • s. xivex
  • Irish manuscripts
  • vellum
G 4
Phillipps 8214
originally part of the Yellow Book of Lecan
Provenance and related aspects
s. xivex
late 14th century
Hands, scribes
Tomás Cam Mac Fir BhisighMac Fir Bhisigh (Tomás Cam) (fl. c. 1400) – Irish scribe, son and assistant of Giolla Íosa Mac Fhir Bhisigh
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Áedh Óg [YBL scribe]Áedh Óg ... YBL scribe
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There are two main hands in this part of the manuscript:
Codicological information
Foliation / Pagination
10 folios

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.



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>
Ó Concheanainn, Tomás, “Gilla Ísa Mac Fir Bhisigh and a scribe of his school”, Ériu 25 (1974): 157–171.
O'Sullivan, William, “Ciothruadh’s Yellow Book of Lecan”, Éigse 18:2 (1981): 177–181.
National Library of Ireland, Report of the Council of Trustees for 1930–1931, Dublin, 1932.
16 Description by R. I. Best
Dennis Groenewegen
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