London, British Library, MS Additional 30512 Leabhar Uí Maolconaire

  • Irish
  • s. xv-xvi
  • Irish manuscripts
  • vellum
Collection: Additional manuscripts
Additional 30512
Leabhar Uí Maolconaire
manuscript miscellanies
Provenance and related aspects
s. xv-xvi
15th-16th centuries
Hands, scribes
Mac an Leagha (Uilliam)
Mac an Leagha (Uilliam)
(fl. 15th century)
Irish author, translator and scribe

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Ó Maoil Chonaire (Torna mac Torna)Ó Maoil Chonaire (Torna mac Torna)
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Mac Aodhagáin (Conall)
Mac Aodhagáin (Conall)
(fl. 15th/16th century?)
Irish scribe.

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The main scribe is Uilliam Mac an Lega. Later scribes include Torna mac Torna Ó Maoil Chonaire and Conall Mac Aodhagáin.
Codicological information
The list below has been collated from the table of contents, if available on this page,Progress in this area is being made piecemeal. Full and partial tables of contents are available for a small number of manuscripts. and incoming annotations for individual texts (again, if available).Whenever catalogue entries about texts are annotated with information about particular manuscript witnesses, these manuscripts can be queried for the texts that are linked to them.


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.

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Secondary sources (select)

British Library: archives and manuscripts, Online: British Library. URL: <>.
Flower, Robin, Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the [British Library, formerly the] British Museum, vol. 2, London: British Museum, 1926.
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Catalogue of additions to the manuscripts in the British Museum in the years MDCCCLXXVI–MDCCCLXXXI [1876–1881], London: Trustees, 1882.  
Add. MSS 29910–31896, Add. Ch. 24746–27004, seals, papyri, Egerton MSS 2400–2600, Egerton Ch. 417–485. For manuscripts of Irish interest, see especially Add. MSS 30512 and 31872–31888.
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Dennis Groenewegen
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