Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 G 4

  • Irish
  • s. xviii1
  • Irish manuscripts
  • paper
23 G 4
Cat. no. 679
O'Gorman, 23
Provenance and related aspects
s. xviii1
1722, first half of the 18th century
Hands, scribes
Hands indexed:
Hand of the scribe Written by Seán Ó Catháin (angl. John Kane).
Seán Ó Catháin [scribe]Ó Catháin (Seán) ... scribe
(fl. 1720s)
O'Kane (John)
Irish scribe responsible for BL MS Egerton 184 and RIA MS 23 G 4.
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Codicological information
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Primary sources This section typically includes references to diplomatic editions, facsimiles and photographic reproductions, notably digital image archives, of at least a major portion of the manuscript. For editions of individual texts, see their separate entries.

Secondary sources (select)

Mulchrone, Kathleen, Thomas F. OʼRahilly, Elizabeth FitzPatrick, and A. I. Pearson, Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy, 8 vols, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1926–1970.  
8 volumes: Vol. 1, pp. 1–654 (fasc. 1-5) -- Vol. 2, pp. 655–1294 (fasc. 6-10) -- Vol. 3, pp. 1295–1938 (fasc. 11-15) -- Vol. 4, pp. 1939–2578 (fasc. 16-20) -- Vol. 5, pp. 2579–3220 (fasc. 21-25) -- Vol. 6, pp. 3221–3500 (fasc. 26-27) -- Vol. 7 (index 1) -- Vol. 8 (index 2).
Vol. 4, 2101–2105 [id. 679.]
Dennis Groenewegen
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