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

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14 manuscripts.

City Library Shelfmark/section Contents Script Dating Origin Provenance
ColmarBibliothèque municipale217 (444) (flyleaf)Sacramentarium Celticum (fragm.)Irish majusculeVIII²IrelandMurbach
GhentUniversiteitsbibliotheek254 (Catal. 445) (fol. 172)Testamentum Vetus (Vulgata, Iob 33.24–34.22)Irish majusculeVIIIIreland
MilanBiblioteca AmbrosianaA 138 sup.Priscian (frag.)Irish minusculeIXBobbio? Ireland?
MilanBiblioteca AmbrosianaD 10 sup. (front flyleaves)Testamentum Novum, Evangelia (Vulgata, Mt 17.4–9, 19.4–12)Irish majusculeVIIIprob. Bobbio
MilanBiblioteca Ambrosiana*D 23 sup.Isidorus, Liber Differentiarum (38.146–40.167)Irish majusculeVIIIIreland?
MilanBiblioteca AmbrosianaL 22 sup. (ff 146, 147)
+ 2 other units
Computus; CalculusIrish minusculeVIII–IX vel IX¹IrelandBobbio
MilanBiblioteca AmbrosianaM 67 sup. (flyleaves)Augustinus, Tractatus in Epistulam 1 Iohannis 4, 5–7Irish minusculeVIIIIreland
MunichBayerische StaatsbibliothekClm 5447 (flyleaves)Computus HibernensisEarly Caroline minusculeVIII exSalzburg
MunichBayerische StaatsbibliothekClm 29270/1 [palimpsest new]
+ 1 other unit
Maximus Victorinus, De ratione metrorum; Metrorius, De finalibus syllabis VIII–IXSalzburgMinuscule
ParisBibliothèque nationale de FranceLat. 12292 [flyleaves]Anonymous, Commentarii in Matthaeum (fragm.)Irish minusculeVIII–IXprob. IrelandCorbie
Saint-OmerBibliothèque municipale342 bis (fol. B)Glossae super AmosInsular majuscule and Insular minusculeVII–VIIIIreland or WalesSt-Bertin
ValenciennesBibliothèque municipale412 (393 bis) [rear flyleaf?]Commentarius in VergiliumCaroline minusculeIX 1/2 or med.Irish on Continent
WarminsterLibrary of the Marquess of Bath [Longleat House]NMR 10589 (flyleaves)Isidorus, Etymologiae (6.16.6–17.9, 7.1.29–38)Irish minusculeVII–VIIIIrelandGlastonbury by 1189
WürzburgUniversitätsbibliothekM.p.th.f.183 (flyleaf)Beda, De Ratione Temporum (praefatio, capitula)Irish majuscule verging on minusculeVIII²Ireland

Manuscript dates (approx.) for this list

50060070080090010000123453 MSS4 MSS1 MSS4 MSS2 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?search=fly> [accessed 25 October 2021]