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Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1436

pp. 1-16
  • distinct manuscript
  • Irish manuscripts
  • medical manuscript
  • vellum
Part of
Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1436 (E 4. 1, 1436) [s. xv-xvi]
medical manuscript
8 leaves containing a commentary on certain aphorisms of Hippocrates
Provenance and related aspects
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
UnitCodicological unit. Indicates whether the entry describes a single leaf, a distinct or composite manuscript, etc.
distinct manuscript
Foliation / Pagination
16 pp.

p. 1–p. 16
» Irish commentary on some of the Aphorisms of Hippocrates, ii. 48–iii. 19. For every Latin aphorism, a reference is given in large script, followed by a commentary in Early Modern Irish.
p. 1a–p. 1b
» ii. 48
p. 1b
» ii. 49, etc.
p. 3a–p. 3a
» ii. 51
p. 3a–p. 3b
» ii. 52
p. 3b
» ii. 53


See also the parent manuscript for further references.

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>.

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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