Dáibhí Ó Cróinín,Toby Barnard's ‘A Miracle of Learning’: Studies in Manuscripts and Irish PDF

By Dáibhí Ó Cróinín,Toby Barnard

This quantity celebrates the paintings of William O’Sullivan, the 1st keeper of manuscripts at Trinity collage, Dublin, who preserved, made extra obtainable and elucidated the records in his care. The manuscripts throw new mild at the society of eire, where of the discovered and literate in that international, and its family members with Britain, Europe and the United States. a few of these essays make clear technical difficulties within the making of well-known manuscripts, and convey out for the 1st time their indebtedness to or effect over different manuscripts. Others supply unforeseen new information regarding the reigns of Edward I and James I, Irish provincial society, the method and growth of non secular swap and the hyperlinks among settlements in eire and North American colonization.

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