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Triadis Thaumaturgæ seu divorum Patricii, Columbæ et Brigidæ trium veteris et maioris Scotiæ, seu Hiberniæ sanctorum insulae communium patronorum acta

Colgan (John)
  • Latin
  • Hiberno-Latin texts, Irish religious texts
Author
John ColganColgan (John) / Mac Colgáin (Seán) (d. 1658) – Irish Franciscan at St Anthony’s College, Louvain; scholar, theologian, editor and hagiographer
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Language
  • Latin
Date
1647 (date of publication)

Classification

Hiberno-Latin texts Irish religious texts

Sources

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[print] Colgan, John, Triadis Thaumaturgæ seu divorum Patricii, Columbæ et Brigidæ, trium veteris et maioris Scotiæ, seu Hiberniæ sanctorum insulae communium patronorum acta, Louvain: apud Cornelium Coenestenium, 1647.  
comments: The title page reads in full (normalised spellng): Triadis Thaumaturgæ, seu divorum Patricii, Columbæ, et Brigidæ, trium veteris et majoris Scotiæ, seu Hiberniæ, Sanctorum insulæ, communium patronorum acta, a variis, iisque pervetustis ac Sanctis, authoribus Scripta, ac studio R.P.F. Joannis Colgani, in conventu F.F. Minor. Hibernor, Stritior, Observ., Lovanii, S. Theologiæ Lectoris Jubilati, ex variis bibliothecis collecta, scholiis et commentariis illustrata, et pluribus appendicibus aucta; complectitur tomus secundus sacrarum ejusdem insulæ antiquitatum, nunc primum in lucem prodiens.
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Original print
[reprint] Colgan, John, Trias thaumaturga, reprint ed. (1647), Blackrock, Co. Dublin: Edmund Burke, 1997.  
comments: Modern reprint with an introduction by Pádraig Ó Riain
Modern reprint

Secondary sources (select)

Bieler, Ludwig, “Trias thaumaturga, 1647”, in: O'Donnell, Terence [ed.], Father John Colgan, O.F.M., 1592–1658: essays in commemoration of the third centenary of his death, Dublin: Assisi, 1959. 41–49.
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