Konungs skuggsjá‘The king's mirror’
- Old Norse
- Old Norse texts
The main manuscript is Copenhagen, University Library, AM 243 fol. B. See handrit.is, “List of manuscripts of Speculum regale” (National and University Library of Iceland), for further copies and fragments in both vellum and paper manuscripts.
- Old Norse
A work written in Latin by the Norman-Welsh clergyman Gerald of Wales in which he gives an ethnographic account of Ireland and her inhabitants. Gerald wrote the work after two visits to relatives in Ireland in the 1180s and later produced a revised recension.
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