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Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1436

pp. 17-36
  • Irish manuscripts
  • medical manuscript
  • vellum
Part of
Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1436 (E 4. 1, 1436) [s. xv-xvi]
medical manuscript
Provenance and related aspects
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
Foliation / Pagination
18 pp. (10 leaves)

p. 17
» Translation of anatomical treatise of Guy de Chauliac
p. 18–p. 35a
» Incipit: ‘Nervus est membrum simplex’ » Medical treatise, corresponding to e.g. BL, Arundel MS 313. There is a change of hand on p. 21.
p. 29
» MS heading: ‘Stomacus seu uenter
» MS heading: ‘Nunc dicendum est de cisdi felis
» MS heading: ‘Splen est receptorium
» Colophon: Tairnig annsin anatomia Gydo ⁊ Cormac mac Duinnleibe dochuir a nGaedhilg í
scribal addition x
p. 35b
» Irish recipes
p. 36a–p. 36b
» Cuirem anois comurtai gerrta na hinċinne [...]
p. 36b
» Incipit: ‘Claoiter sunn fert fial Eithne’ » Verses “in a very bad hand” (Abbott and Gwynn)


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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