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Title A miracle of learning : studies in manuscripts and Irish learning, essays in honour of William O'Sullivan / edited by Toby Barnard, Dáibhí Ó Cróinín, Katharine Simms.

Published Aldershot, Hants, England ; Brookfield, Vt. : Ashgate, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  941.5 MIRA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 303 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [284]-285) and index.
Contents William O'Sullivan: four appreciations / Daibhi O Croinin, Elizabeth Hickey and Katharine Simms [et al.] -- 1. The earliest dry-point glosses in Codex Usserianus Primus / Padraig O Neill -- 2. The Book of Kells and the Corbie Psalter (with a note on Harley 2788) / Bernard Meehan -- 3. Lebar buide meic murchada / Daibhi O Croinin -- 4. The travels of Irish manuscripts: from the Continent to Ireland / Dagmar O Riain-Raedel -- 5. Lebor Gabala in the Book of Lecan / Tomas O Concheanainn -- 6. Codex Salmanticensis: a provenance inter Anglos or inter Hibernos? / Padraig O Riain -- 7. Two previously unprinted chronicles of the reign of Edward I / Marvin L. Colker -- 8. English Carthusian books not yet linked with a charterhouse / A. I. Doyle -- 9. Reforming the Holy Isle: Parr Lane and the conversion of the Irish / Alan Ford -- 10. Preliminaries to the Massachusetts Bay Colony: the Irish ventures of Emanuel Downing and John Winthrop Sr. / Rolf Loeber.
11. The hagiography of William Bedell / Karl S. Bottigheimer -- 12. Learning, the learned and literacy in Ireland, c. 1660-1760 / Toby Barnard -- 13. A description of County Mayo c. 1684 by R. Downing / Nollaig O Muraile -- 14. Charles Lynegar, the O Luinin family and the study of Seanchas / Katharine Simms -- A select bibliography of William O'Sullivan.
Other author Barnard, T. C. (Toby Christopher)
Ó Cróinín, Dáibhí.
Simms, Katharine.
Subject Manuscripts, Irish -- History.
Ireland -- History -- To 1603.
Ireland -- History -- 17th century.
Ireland -- History -- 18th century.
ISBN 1859282938 (alk. paper)