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Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1336

section 5, cols 681-710
  • s. xv
  • Irish manuscripts
  • vellum
Part of
Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1336 (H 3. 17, 1336) [s. xvi]
The fifth section of Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1336, covering cols 681-710. The preserved leaves do not cover the original extent of the manuscript as the text of Fled Bricrenn on the last leaf ends abruptly.
Provenance and related aspects
s. xv
“apparently of the fifteenth century” (Abbott and Gwynn)
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
The following overview is based mainly on T. K. Abbott • E. J. Gwynn, Catalogue of Irish MSS in TCD (1921).

» The first leaf (page?), unnumbered, was originally left blank. It now bears some Latin writing, a “prayer written in the secretary hand of the time of Henry VIII” (i.e. first half of the 16th century).
col. 682
[Atá cethre chrann sa bheth] » Incipit: ‘Atá cethre chrann sa bheth’ » Poem on “the four remarkable trees in the East”.
col. 683–col. 710
[Fled Bricrenn] » Imperfect, breaking off on col. 710.

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.


See also the parent manuscript for further references.

Secondary sources (select)

Abbott, T. K., and E. J. Gwynn, Catalogue of the Irish manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis & Co, 1921.
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Dennis Groenewegen
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