Manuscripts

General category: Irish manuscripts

Results (1–25/777)
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
  • Anonymous [scribe of Armagh, Robinson Library, MS A], Roderic O'Flaherty

9th-century manuscript containing Augustine’s Enchiridion ad Laurentiam (ff. 65r–116r), with some interlinear Latin and Old Irish glosses, and other texts of theological interest. It forms the third part (ff. 65–188) of a composite manuscript probably compiled at St. Maximin's, Trier, and may itself have been written at Mainz.

  • s. ix

A lost source named for Dub Dá Leithe, abbot of Armagh (fl. 1049-1064). It is referred to by the Annals of Ulster, s.a. 630, 963, 1004 and 1021, and the copy of Baile in Scáil in Rawlinson B 512, f. 101r.

  • s. ximed

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

Historical works

  • s. xvii
  • Brendan O'Conor

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

  • s. xvii1

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