Manuscripts

General category: Irish manuscripts

Results (1–25/658)
The present classification is only rudimentary. It will ultimately be replaced by a new system with greater care for data concerning each manuscript’s date, origin and provenance.

A copy of the Irish catechism Lochran na gcreidmheach (1676) authored by Froinsias Ó Maolmhuaidh (Francis Molloy, Irish Franciscan monk of St Isidore's, Rome).

  • s. xviiiex
Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales, Peniarth MS 184

Latin-Irish dictionary.

  • s. xvii

Earliest extant copy of the Annals of Clonmacnoise

  • 1660

Third part (ff. 65–188) of a composite manuscript, containing Augustine’s Enchiridion (ff. 65r–116r), with some interlinear Latin and Old Irish glosses.

  • s. ix
  • Book of the White Earl

Irish manuscript in the hand of Cú Choigcríche Ó Cléirigh.

  • 1642
  • Cú Choigcríche Ó Cléirigh

Hagiography and other religious literature

  • s. xvii1
  • Mícheál Ó Cléirigh

Irish paper manuscript (184 folios) containing the Martyrology of Donegal and related matter in the hand of Mícheál Ó Cléirigh.

  • s. xvii
  • Mícheál Ó Cléirigh

Irish paper manuscript (115 ff.) containing a copy of the Martyrology of Donegal and related matter in the hand of Mícheál Ó Cléirigh.

  • 1630
  • Mícheál Ó Cléirigh

Early seventeenth-century Irish poem-book, thought to have been compiled on behalf of Nualaidh, daughter of Aodh mac Maghnusa Uí Dhomhnaill

  • s. xviiin

Acta sanctorum Februarii; includes on ff. 113-134v a copy of John Colgan's third Life of St Brigit (BHL 1455).

  • s. xvii

Manuscript containing an incomplete copy of the Collectio canonum Hibernensis.

  • s. viii2
Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 144

Two flyleaves from an Irish manuscript, probably of the 12th century, containing a copy of Priscian’s Institutiones grammaticae. The fragment preserved is from Book 2 of that text.

  • s. xii

Manuscript containing a transcript of Leabhar Branach from an early 17th-century exemplar.

  • c. 1726-1728
  • Mícheál Ó Broin