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Illuminated Irish gospel codex probably produced at Armagh in the 12th century.

  • s. xii1
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 1782

Twelfth-century Irish gospelbook written at Armagh by Máel Brigte úa Máel Úanaig, including an interlinear and marginal commentary on parts of the Gospels (glosses and some notes), with four Irish poems and a number of single-quatrain verses, a scribal colophon, and two portraits of Evangelist symbols (Mark and Luke).

  • s. xii1
  • Máel Brigte húa Máel Úanaig
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 2253
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 2354
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 2506
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 2558
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 2800
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 2802
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 2851

Anglo-Saxon, probably Mercian prayer-book

  • s. viiiex / s. x1/4
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 3667
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 3756

Miscellany of late antique and early medieval Latin texts. It contains the earliest extant copy of the Historia Brittonum together with a text of the Annales Cambriae and a set of Welsh genealogies, which were both interpolated into the Historia after the section occasionally referred to as the ‘northern history’. A text of possible Irish interest is that of the Cosmographia of Aethicus Ister.

  • s. xiex/xiiin
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 4003

Welsh lawbook, siglum V of the Cyfnerth redaction.

  • s. xiv1
  • Anonymous [hand in Harl. 4353, Cot. Cleo. A xiv and Book of Taliesin]
London, British Library, MS Harleian 5041

Merovingian manuscript containing a copy of Vita sancti Fursei, with extracts from prayers or chants in a slightly later hand.

  • s. viii2/4 / s. viii3/4
  • London, British Library, MS Harleian 7653
  • Madrid, Real Academia de la Historia, MS Códices 60(3)
  • Marbug, Hessischen Staatsarchiv, MS Hr 4,7
  • Montpellier, École de Médecine, MS H 22