London, British Library, MS Egerton 93

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London, British Library, MS Egerton 93

  • s. xv (?)
  • Irish manuscripts
Collection: Egerton
Provenance and related aspects
s. xv (?)
15th century (?)
Hands, scribes
Domnall Albanach Ó TroightiÓ Troighti (Domnall Albanach)
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The first 19 folios were written by Domnall Albanach Ó Troighti in 1477, as the scribal colophon on f. 18vb (at the end of Bethu Phátraic) suggests. A number of later hands were responsible for the remainder of the manuscript.
Codicological information
Foliation / Pagination
35 folios

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.
ff. 1–18vb  
Corresponds to Stokes's edition at pp. 28–46
ff. 20r–25v  
f. 19r  
Copy positioned after the Middle Irish Life of St Patrick (Bethu Phátraic)
ff. 26r–35v  
ff. 26r–35v.  
  • Sources

Secondary sources

Flower, Robin [ed.], Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the [British Library, formerly the] British Museum, vol. 2, London: British Museum, 1926.
Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], The tripartite Life of Patrick: with other documents relating to that saint, 2 vols, Rerum Britannicarum Medii Aevi Scriptores 89, London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1887.
Internet Archive – part 1 (ends on p. 227): <link>, <link> Internet Archive – part 2: <link> CELT – Liber angeli from the Book of Armagh: <link>
xlv–xlvi direct link

Ó Béarra, Feargal, “Táin bó Cúailnge: leagan III: téacs agus aistriúchán”, MA thesis: University College Galway, 1994.
Nettlau, Max [ed.], “The fragment of Tain Bó Cuailnge in MS. Egerton 93 (ff. 26a 1-35b 2) [part 2]”, Revue Celtique 15 (1894): 62–78, 198–208.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
Nettlau, Max [ed.], “The fragment of Tain Bó Cuailnge in MS. Egerton 93 (ff. 26a 1-35b 2) [part 1]”, Revue Celtique 14 (1893): 254–266.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

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Dennis Groenewegen
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