Manuscripts

Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 P 26

Book of Fenagh (Leabhar Fidnacha)
  • 1516
  • Irish manuscripts
Identifiers
Shelfmark
23 P 26
Classification
Cat. no. 479
Title
Book of Fenagh (Leabhar Fidnacha)
Provenance and related aspects
Date
1516
1516
Hands, scribes
Muirgheas mac Pháidín Ó Maoil ChonaireÓ Maoil Chonaire (Muirgheas mac Pháidín) (d 1543) – Muirgheas mac Pháidín Uí Maoil Chonaire, of Cluain Plocáin, scribe and compiler of the Book of Fenagh (RIA MS 23 P 26).
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Muirghes Ó Máel Chonaire
Codicological information
Material
vellum
Dimensions
30 cm × 23 cm
Palaeographical information
Layout
41 folios

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.

“Royal Irish Academy”, 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/RIA/english/index.html>.
Hennessy, W. M. [ed.], and D. H. Kelly [tr.], The Book of Fenagh in Irish and English, Dublin: Alexander Thom, 1875.
Internet Archive: <link>

Secondary sources (select)

Mulchrone, Kathleen, Thomas F. O'Rahilly, Elizabeth Fitzpatrick, and A. I. Pearson (eds.), Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy, 8 vols, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1926–1970.
Vol. 2, fasc. 10: 1284–1286 [id. 479.]
Macalister, R. A. S. [ed.], The Book of Fenagh: a supplementary volume, Dublin: Stationery Office, 1939.
Irishmanuscripts.ie: <link>

External links

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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