Manuscripts
Results for L (1550)
  • London, Lambeth Palace Library, MS 94
  • London, Lambeth Palace Library, MS 119/ff. 7-8 (fragment)
  • London, Lambeth Palace Library, MS 123
  • London, Lambeth Palace Library, MS 173

Contemporary copy of the Book of Howth (Lambeth Palace, MS 623) compiled by Christopher St Lawrence, seventh baron Howth (d. 1589).

  • s. xvi2

Collection of notes, including poems, relating to the history of Ireland, compiled during the reign of Elizabeth I in the second half of the 16th century (c.1560x1579) by Christopher St Lawrence, seventh baron Howth (d. 1589).

  • s. xvi2

Four Gospels; at f. 3v, a metrical inscription in square capitals, possibly written by Koenwald (later bishop of Worcester), says that the manuscript was written by or at the behest of Máel Brigte mac Tornáin and that Æthelstan, king of England (r. 924-939), donated it to Christ Church, Canterbury.

  • s. ixex/xin
  • Máel Brigte mac Tornáin
  • London, Public Record Office, MS E 164/1
  • London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Clements Collection, Irish MS R 23 drawer 5
  • Longleat, Library of the Marquess of Bath, MS 10589
  • Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum, MS Ludwig XII 5
  • Lost manuscript (vita sancti Fechini, MS FitzSim)
  • Lyon, Bibliothèque municipale, MS 1502

9th-century Carolingian manuscript (six quires) containing Alcuin’s Ars grammatica and De orthographia as well as Bede’s De schematibus et tropis. The first tract is an acephalous fragment of a tract on Greek terminology for figures of speech.

  • s. ix2/3

An Irish manuscript, now lost, known from a note in the Leabhar Breac which states that the copy of Scéla Alaxandair was taken from this manuscript: Agaid Belltaine indiú, hi Cluain Sostai Berchain dam ann oc scribend derid na staire (.i. Alexander) for tus a Liubar Berchain na Clúana. It may also be the Saint beraghans boke listed in a catalogue of the library of the Earls of Kildare.

  • before s. xvin
  • Leabhar do sgriobh Sioghraidh úa Maolconaire do Roisi ingin Aoda Duibh

Lost Irish manuscript of unknown date which according to later colophons, contained a text of Betha Findchua that was copied into the ‘Short book of Ó Buadhacháin’, also lost, and on the basis of the latter, into other manuscripts, including the Book of Lismore.

  • date unknown
  • Leabhrán mheic Seaáin Charraigh Í Maonaigh
  • Liverpool, University Library, MS 12029 M
  • Liverpool, University Library, MS 12095 M
  • London, British Library, MS Additional 6059