Texts

Irish tract on the plague

  • Early Modern Irish
  • Irish scientific texts
First words (prose)
  • PESTILENTIA est morbus contagiosus crescens de uno in alium et cetera
Manuscripts
Language
  • Early Modern Irish
  • Early Modern Irish

Date
16th century

Classification

Irish scientific textsIrish scientific texts
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Sources

Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

[ed.] [tr.] Wulff, Winifred, “Tract on the plague”, Ériu 10 (1926–1928): 143–154.
CELT – edition and translation: <link>
Contributors
C. A., Dennis Groenewegen
Page created
August 2011, last updated: June 2020