Book of Leinster

Title:
Book of Leinster
Library:
Trinity College Library
Language:
Middle Irish
City:
DUBLIN, Ireland
Shelf Mark:
Ms 1339 (olim H.2.18)
Alternate Names:
Book of Glendalough -- Leabhar na Nua-Chongbala
Origin:
Ireland
Date Description:
Mid-12th century
Content:
Includes version of Táin Bó Cuailgne. note: can be viewed at http://www.isos.dias.ie
Hand:
Insular pointed minuscule.
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
ornamented initials
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Oversize PB 1347 .B724 1880 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete --Monochrome.
Publication Date:
1880
Place of Publication:
Dublin, Ireland
Publisher:
Royal Irish Academy
Printer:
Ponsonby & Murphy, Dublin, Ireland
Notes:
Other names: Robert Atkinson.
Type of Text:
historical, literature, prose, sagas, secular, vernacular, verse