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Colgan (John)

  • d. 1658
  • authors, scholars, scribes, Franciscan friars, Irish people, Irish people in continental Europe
  • Louvain
Irish Franciscan at St Anthony’s College, Louvain; scholar, theologian, editor and hagiographer
Colgan, John, Trias thaumaturga, reprint ed. (1647), Blackrock, Co. Dublin: Edmund Burke, 1997.  
comments: Modern reprint with an introduction by Pádraig Ó Riain
Colgan, John, “Two early modern descriptions of Navan: 1. John Colgan, c.1592–1658”, Emania: Bulletin of the Navan Research Group 1 (1986): 22.
Colgan, John, Acta sanctorum veteris et maioris Scotiæ seu Hiberniæ, sanctorum insulæ, Irish Manuscripts Commission, Reflex Facsimiles 5, facsimile ed. (1645), Dublin: Ordnance Survey, 1948.
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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Colgan, John, Acta sanctorum veteris et maioris Scotiæ seu Hiberniæ, sanctorum insulæ, Louvain: Everard De Witte, 1645.
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See also: Irish Franciscan at St Anthony’s CollegeIrish Franciscan at St Anthony’s College
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