Manuscripts

London, British Library, MS Cotton Nero A vii

  • composite manuscript
  • Non-Celtic manuscripts
A composite manuscript that includes matter pertaining to Anselm and Lanfranc, archbishops of Canterbury; a 16th-century Irish manuscript containing a copy of Bretha Nemed toísech; and Henry of Saltry's description of St Patrick's Purgatory.
Identifiers
Location
Collection: Cotton
Shelfmark
Nero A vii
Provenance and related aspects
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
UnitCodicological unit. Indicates whether the entry describes a single leaf, a distinct or composite manuscript, etc.
composite manuscript
Distinct units
ff. 132-157

Irish manuscript (1571).

Sources

Secondary sources (select)

O'Grady, Standish Hayes, Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the [British Library, formerly the] British Museum, vol. 1, London: British Museum, 1926.
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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