Manuscript Repositories

Chatsworth House, Chatsworth, Derbyshire

Chatsworth, Derbyshire, Chatsworth House, Book of Lismore

Ó Cuív (Brian): A poem for Fínghin Mac Carthaigh Riabhach.
In Celtica 15 (1983), pp. 96–110.
Poem beg. Ní théd an égean a n-aisgidh, addressed to Fínghin Mac Carthaigh Riabhach, ascribed to Mathghamhain (mac Domhnaill mheic Eoghain) Ó Dálaigh (44 qq.). Ed. with transl. and notes from MS Book of Lismore.
Carey (John) (ed.): Apocrypha Hiberniae: II. Apocalyptica 1: In tenga bithnua = The evernew tongue / cura et studio John Carey.
CCSA, 16. Turnhout: Brepols, 2009. 534 + pp.
[I.] Introduction; [II.] In tenga bithnua = The ever-new tongue: edition and translation of the Lismore text and of the second recension; [III.] Commentary and textual notes.

Rev. by
Elizabeth Boyle, in Irish Theological Quarterly 76/2 (2011), pp 183-186.
Erich Poppe, in CMCS 61 (Summer, 2011), pp. 91-93.
Herbert (Máire): Iona, Kells, and Derry: the history and hagiography of the monastic familia of Columba.
Oxford: Clarendon, 1988. xiii + 327 pp.
Part I: The history of the monastic federation of Colum Cille; Part II: The Columban hagiography [On Vita Columbae, Betha Adamnáin, and Betha Coluim Cille]; Part III: Texts [Edition of the Irish life of Colum Cille, based on the Leabhar Breac text with variant readings from King’s Inns 10, Egerton 91, BNF celtique et basque 1, Book of Lismore, RIA 24 P 25 and NLS 72.1.40. With English translation and textual notes].

Rev. by
Dauvit Broun, in CMCS 34 (Winter, 1997), p. 125.
John Carey, in Speculum 65/3 (Jul., 1990), pp. 690-692.
T. M. Charles-Edwards, in Medium Aevum 59/2 (1990), p. 295.
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 33 (1997), pp. 314-315.
Tomas Ó Cathasaigh, in Éigse 24 (1990), pp. 192-195.

Dooley (Ann), Roe (Harry): Tales of the elders of Ireland = (Acallam na senórach) / translated with an introduction and notes by Ann Dooley and Harry Roe.
OWC. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. 245 pp. (Oxford world’s classics).
Rev. by

James E. Doan, in Irish studies review 8/3 (Dec., 2000), p. 369.
Joseph Falaky Nagy, in University of Toronto quarterly 71/1 (Winter, 2001-2002) pp. 195-196
Joseph Falaky Nagy, in Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 492-493.
Ó Cuív (Brian): Observations on the Book of Lismore.
In PRIA-C 83 (1983), pp. 269–292.
Rev. by
Breandán Ó Conchúir, in Éigse 21 (1986), pp. 255-258.
McLaughlin (Roisin): Reading Irish manuscripts: texts on kingship and judgement in UCF-OFM manuscript A 9.
In Celtica 28 (2016), pp. 151–167.
Analyses the contents of A 9 and argues that the texts found in it form a thematic unity and were so arranged for didactic purposes. Includes a comparison with a similarly arranged section in the Book of Lismore.
Carey (John), Herbert (Máire), Knowles (James): Travelled tales = Leabhar scéalach siúlach: Leabhar Leasa Móir i gColáiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh.
Corcaigh: Coláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh, 2011. 56 pp. illus.