Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Adv. MS 72.1.6

unit 3, ff. 12-13
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  • s. xv / s. xvi
  • Irish manuscripts
Irish manuscript fragment (bifolium).
Ronald Black notes that Grosjean “hazarded from the text that it may be part of a manuscript inventoried as found in Br. John Colgan’s cell at Louvain on his death in 1658. (Ériu 10, p.161.)”
Provenance and related aspects
s. xv / s. xvi
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
30 cm × 21 cm
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 for 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.


See also the parent manuscript for further references.

Secondary sources (select)

Black, Ronald, “Catalogue of Gaelic manuscripts in the 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: <>.
Grosjean, Paul, “MS. A. 9 (Franciscan Convent, Dublin)”, Ériu 10 (1926–1928): 160–169.
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