Manuscripts

Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Adv. MS 72.1.2

  • Irish language
  • s. xvi-xvii
  • composite manuscript
  • Scottish manuscripts
  • vellum + paper
Identifiers
Location
Shelfmark
72.1.2
Classification
Gaelic II
Type
Irish medicine and medical writing
Description
Medical manuscript
Provenance and related aspects
Language
Irish language
Date
s. xvi-xvii
16th-17th 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
Distinct units
ff. 1-3

Section 1. Ranna an aeir.

ff. 4-19
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 4-19

Section 2.

ff. 20-26
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 20-26

Section 3.

ff. 27-70
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 27-70

Section 4.

ff. 71-78
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 71-78

Section 5.

ff. 79-88
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 79-88

Section 6.

ff. 89-95
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 89-95

Section 7.

ff. 96-102, 130
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 96-102, 130

Section 8.

ff. 103-106
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 103-106

Section 9.

ff. 107-117
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 107-117

Section 10.

ff. 118-123
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 118-123

Section 11.

ff. 124-129
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 124-129

Section 12.

ff. 131-148
Edinburgh, National Libra…  ff. 131-148

Section 13.

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.] “National Library of Scotland”, Ó Macháin, Pádraig (director), Irish Script on Screen (ISOS) – Meamrám Páipéar Ríomhaire, Online: School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. URL: <https://www.isos.dias.ie/libraries/NLS/english/index.html>.

Secondary sources (select)

Black, Ronald, “Catalogue of Gaelic manuscripts in the National Library of Scotland: Adv. MS 72.1.2”, Ó Macháin, Pádraig (director), Irish Script on Screen (ISOS) – Meamrám Páipéar Ríomhaire, Online: School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. URL: <https://www.isos.dias.ie/libraries/NLS/NLS_Adv_MS_72_1_2/english/index.html?ref=http://www.isos.dias.ie/libraries/NLS/english/nls_menu.html>.
Mackinnon, Donald, A descriptive catalogue of Gaelic manuscripts in the Advocates' Library, Edinburgh, and elsewhere in Scotland, Edinburgh: Brown, 1912.
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Contributors
C. A.,Dennis Groenewegen
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