Manuscripts

Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1436

  • s. xv-xvi
  • composite manuscript
  • Irish manuscripts
  • medical manuscript
  • vellum + paper
Identifiers
Location
Shelfmark
E 4. 1
Classification
Cat. no. 1436
Type
medical manuscript
Composite manuscript consisting of vellum manuscripts and two parts of paper (pp. 17-36, 129-219)
Description
Composite manuscript
Provenance and related aspects
Date
s. xv-xvi
15th and 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 + paper
Dimensions
c. 11" x 8"
Collation
Many gatherings, including ff. 85–88 (two leaves containing part of the Book of the White Earl).
Foliation / Pagination
367 pages
Distinct units
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Work in progress
pp. 1-16
pp. 17-36
pp. 37-84
Dublin, Trinity College, …  pp. 37-84
pp. 85-88

Two leaves which originally belonged the Book of the White Earl: metrical dinnshenchas of ten places.

pp. 89-100
Dublin, Trinity College, …  pp. 89-100

Continued from p. 84.

pp. 101-112
Dublin, Trinity College, …  pp. 101-112

6 ff.

pp. 113-128
Dublin, Trinity College, …  pp. 113-128
pp. 129-219
Dublin, Trinity College, …  pp. 129-219

Paper.

pp. 217-218
Dublin, Trinity College, …  pp. 217-218

Inserted paper fragment.

pp. 220-367
Dublin, Trinity College, …  pp. 220-367

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.

[dig. img.] “Trinity College, Dublin”, 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/master.html?https://www.isos.dias.ie/libraries/TCD/english/index.html>.
Digital image reproduction

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.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
312–317; 367 (supplement) [id. 1436.]
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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