Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Adv. MS 72.1.40

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Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Adv. MS 72.1.40

  • s. xv-xvi
  • Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland
  • Scottish manuscripts
Identifiers
Location
Shelfmark
72.1.40
Classification
Gaelic XL
Description
Miscellany
Provenance and related aspects
Date
s. xv-xvi
15th-16th century
Hands, scribes
Codicological information


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.
(Text)
[1] f. 4r–4v  
(Text)
[1] ff. 5r–6r  
(Text)
pp. 1.1–3.7   
Version A. Illegible in part.
(Text)
ff. 3r–3v  
(Text)
[3] ff. 15ra–19rb  
(Text)
ff. 4v–5r  
(Text)
[1] ff. 3v–4r  
(Text)
pp. 13–28   
This copy offers some additional material that is not found in either Leabhar Breac or the Book of Lismore.
(Text)
Preface and other quotations inserted in the Betha Choluim Chille.
(Text)
pp. 71–75   
(Text)
[5] ff. 35r–36v  pp. 69–76   
Fragment, "Cennach ind ruanada" episode only.
(Text)
(Text)
ff. 25r–34r  pp. 49–67   
(Text)
pp. 45b–48b   
Section containing Pennaid Adaim (Penance of Adam).
(Text)
pp. 37b26–45b29   
  • Sources

Secondary sources

Black, Ronald, “Catalogue of Gaelic manuscripts in the National Library of Scotland: Adv. MS 72.1.40”, 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/libraries/NLS/NLS Adv MS 72 1 40/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.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
91–96, 153–157
Meyer, Kuno, “The Edinburgh Gaelic manuscript XL”, Celtic Magazine 12 (1887): 208–218.
Internet Archive: <link>

Black, Ronald, “Catalogue of Gaelic manuscripts in the National Library of Scotland: Adv. MS 72.1.40”, 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/libraries/NLS/NLS Adv MS 72 1 40/english/index.html?ref=http://www.isos.dias.ie/libraries/NLS/english/nls menu.html>.
“National Library of Scotland”, 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/libraries/NLS/english/index.html>.
Grosjean, Paul, “The life of St Columba from the Edinburgh MS. (supplementary note)”, Scottish Gaelic Studies 3 (1929–1931): 84–85.
Grosjean, Paul [ed. and tr.], “The life of St. Columba from the Edinburgh MS.”, Scottish Gaelic Studies 2 (1927–1928): 111–171.
Anderson, Alan O., “Táin bó Fráich”, Revue Celtique 24 (1903): 127–154.
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