Manuscripts

Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS B iv 2

  • 1627-1628
  • Irish manuscripts
  • paper
Identifiers
Location
Collection: Stowe and Ashburnham
Shelfmark
B iv 2
Classification
Cat. no. 1080
Description
Miscellaneous, including historical and religious verse.
Provenance and related aspects
Date
1627-1628
1627-1628
Hands, scribes
Mícheál Ó CléirighO'Clery (Michael) / Ó Cléirigh (Mícheál) (d. 1643) – Irish scholar, historian and scribe
See more
Although Mícheál Ó Cléirigh does not sign his name, the hand has been identified as his (RIA cat.).
Later history
In 1672, the manuscript was in the hands of O'Flaherty (Roderic), who added notes in the margins. In 1768, it was in the hands of Charles O'Conor, who also supplied numerous notes. Source: RIA cat.
Exemplars
Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1339
include the Book of Leinster (Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1339)
Codicological information
Material
paper
Foliation / Pagination
ii + 304 pp. (152 ff.) + i

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.

Sources

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. 5, 3021–3029 [id. 1080.]
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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