Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, MS 15298 Fragment of De temporum ratione, with Latin and Irish glosses

  • Latin, Irish, Early Irish
  • s. ix/x
  • Continental manuscripts containing Irish
  • vellum
A fragment (4 ff) of Bede’s De temporum ratione, with marginal and interlinear glosses in Early Irish and Latin written by various hands.
Collection: Western manuscripts: Codices 1–15500
Suppl., 2698
A stamp on f. 1ra refers to an older signature: E cod P.V. 2269 [Rec 429] (Stokes and Strachan)
computistics Anglo-Latin literature and learning
Provenance and related aspects
Latin Secondary: Irish, Early Irish
s. ix/x
9th/10th century?
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
Table of contents

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Secondary sources (select)

Lambert, Pierre-Yves, “Les commentaires celtiques à Bède le Vénérable [part 1]”, Études Celtiques 20 (1983): 119–143.
Journal volume:  Persée – Études Celtiques, vol. 20, 1983: <link>
Lambert, Pierre-Yves, “Les commentaires celtiques à Bède le Vénérable [part 2]”, Études Celtiques 21 (1984): 185–206.
Journal volume:  Persée – Études Celtiques, vol. 21, 1984: <link>
Lowe, E. A., Codices Latini antiquiores: a palaeographical guide to Latin manuscripts prior to the ninth century. Part 10: Austria, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Egypt and Holland, Codices Latini Antiquiores, 10, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1963.
[id. 1511.]
Stokes, Whitley, and John Strachan [eds.], Thesaurus palaeohibernicus: a collection of Old-Irish glosses, scholia, prose, and verse, 3 vols, vol. 2: Non-Biblical glosses and scholia; Old-Irish prose; names of persons and places; inscriptions; verse; indexes, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1903.  
comments: Reprinted by DIAS in 1987, together with Stokes' supplementary volume.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive – originally from Google Books: <link> Wikisource: <link>
Tabulae codicum manu scriptorum praeter graecos et orientales in Bibliotheca Palatina Vindobonensi asservatorum, 11 vols, Vienna, 1864–1912. <link>
Vol. 8, 149 direct link
C. A., Dennis Groenewegen
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