Quatrains on Beltaine, &c.
An electronic edition
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Printed source of this digital edition
Quatrains on Beltaine, &c., ed. Kuno Meyer, Hibernica Minora (Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1894) 48-9
Manuscript source of printed text
Bodleian Library Oxford Ms Rawlinson B 512, f. 98 d
Other manuscript versions
British Library Ms Harleian 5280 f. 35 d
- Early Irish.
Published by:Thesaurus Linguae Hibernicae,
University College Dublin
Belfield, Dublin 4
Project funder: Professor Marianne McDonald (University of California, San Diego) via the Ireland Funds.
Date: Final mark-up completed, 2007-12-11
Text ID: km.hm.003
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- R: Bodleian Library Oxford Ms. Rawlinson B 512
- H: British Library Ms. Harleian 5280
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