A handlist of early medieval manuscripts (before c. AD 1000) relevant to the study of Irish book culture.

Browse category: Hiberno-Latin text

21 manuscripts.

City Library Shelfmark/section Contents Script Dating Origin Provenance
CambraiBibliothèque municipale679 (619)Collectio Canonum Hibernensis (incl. Cambrai Homily)Early Caroline minusculeVIII²prob. Cambrai
KarlsruheBadische LandesbibliothekAug. perg. 18Canon law, incl. Collectio Canonum HibernensisIX 1/4Reichenau
KarlsruheBadische LandesbibliothekAug. perg. 233 (ff 1–40)Commentary on Catholic EpistlesMinuscule, some Alemannic characterIX 1/3Reichenau
KasselLandesbibliothek4° theol. 170 + 4° Mus 77/2–6, 8–10, 12–14Anonymi Scotti Commentarius in evangelium MarciMinusculeIX 2/4S Germany?
LaonBibliothèque municipale50Lathcen, Ecloga Gregorii Moralium in IobEarly Caroline minusculeVIII–IXN France
MunichBayerische StaatsbibliothekClm 6235Anonymi Scoti Commentarius in epistulas Pauli; Pseudo-Hieronymus, In IV evangeliaIX 3/4N. Italy (Bobbio?)Freising
MunichBayerische StaatsbibliothekClm 6434 (ff 41–422)Collectio Canonum Hibernensis (fragm.); Audax. Early Caroline minusculeVIII exFreising
MunichBayerische StaatsbibliothekClm 14248Augustinus in Psalmum CXVIII; Hymni; Preces; etc.IX 1/4Regensburg
MunichBayerische StaatsbibliothekClm 14715 (ff 1–56)Eclogae tractatorum in psalteriumCaroline minusculeIX²S Germany
MunichBayerische StaatsbibliothekClm 29280/5 + Clm 18119Commentum (Scoti cuiusdam?) in MatthaeumIX medSalzburg
ParisBibliothèque Mazarine561 (1025)
+ 1 other unit
Maximus Confessor, Ambigua Iohanne Scoto interpreteCaroline minusculeIX 3/4Circle of Eriugena (Soissons)
ParisBibliothèque de l’Arsenal237 (ff 1–184)Maximus Confessor, Ambigua Iohanne Scoto interpreteCaroline minuscule862Circle of Eriugena
ParisBibliothèque nationale de FranceLat. 1841 (ff 1–24)Epistula Alexandri de mirabilibus Indiae; Hieronymus, Commentarii in evangelium Matthaei; Excerpta; Pseudo-Hieronymus, Expositio in IV evangelia; etc.IX c. 1/4 or 2/4N ItalyStrasbourg
ParisBibliothèque nationale de FranceLat. 3088 (ff 108–121)Eriugena, Glossae divinae historiae (110v–115v)IX 3/4Reims?(owned by Pierre Daniel)
ParisBibliothèque nationale de FranceLat. 13026 (ff 121–181)Eutyches, Cruindmel, Donatus Ortigraphus, Ars Malsachani (ff 161r–181v), etc.IX 1/4CorbieParis area
St PetersburgRussian National LibraryLat. F.v.VI.3Tractatus de Morbis Mulierum, etc.Early Caroline minusculeVIII–IXCorbie
Vatican CityBiblioteca Apostolica VaticanaPal. Lat. 68Glossa in Psalmos (39–151)Anglo-Saxon minusculeVIIIEngland? (poss. Ireland?)Germany, prob. Lorsch
ViennaÖsterreichische NationalbibliothekLat. 740Sedulius Scottus, Commentarius in Matthaeum; Excerpta variaCaroline minusculeIX 3/4prob. E France
ViennaÖsterreichische NationalbibliothekLat. 921Lathcen, Ecloga ex Gregorii Magni Moralibus in IobCaroline minusculeIX med (time of Bishop Liuphram)Salzburg
ViennaÖsterreichische NationalbibliothekLat. 997Anonymi Scoti Commentarii in evangelia Lucae et Iohannis; Jerome, Interpretationes; etc.Caroline minusculeIX inSalzburg
ViennaÖsterreichische NationalbibliothekLat. 2233Poenitentiale Vindobonense (Poen. Ps.-Cummeani; Poen. Vinniani)Caroline minusculeVIII exSalzburg

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500600700800900100002468103 MSS7 MSS7 MSS3 MSS1 MSS

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Origin: Ireland Origin: Insular, poss. Ireland (Origin: Continent)
Irish script Irish exemplar Known Irish scribe
Insular script, poss. Irish Insular exemplar, poss. Irish
Hiberno-Latin text Irish-language content
Pádraic Moran, MIrA: Manuscripts with Irish Associations, draft version (2021) <mira.ie/index.php?cat=text> [accessed 25 October 2021]