Part of a Gaelic grammatical treatise (written in the traditional character) giving the paradigms of a number of nouns and verbs. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.1745
Level of Description
Item
Language
Gaelic; Scottish Gaelic

Dates

  • 17th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 17 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    Among several citations from bardic verse are one from Tadhg Dali Ó Huiginn (died circa 1591), and one from a poem by Eoghan Mac an Bhaird (died 1609) on the death of Ruaidhri Ó Domhnaill, Earl of Tirconnel, which took place in Rome in 1608.

  • Custodial History

    The names George Pirrie, Edward Cunnynghame (spelt variously), William Corsse, A Rotewart, and Glencairn are written, with scraps of legal phrases, here and there. The manuscript was bound in a Campbell charter (Ch.861), on which the name of William Corsse has likewise been written.

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