The Bodleian Dinnshenchas

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Printed source of this electronic edition

‘The Bodleian Dinnshenchas’, ed. Whitley Stokes, Folklore 3 (1892) 467-516

Manuscript source of printed text

Bodleian Library Oxford Ms Rawlinson B 506, f. 11-15

Other manuscript copies

Trinity College Dublin Ms H.2.18, cat. no. 1339 (The Book of Leinster), pp 159-60, 165-70 (prose), & pp 151-8, 161-4, 191-216 (poems)

Royal Irish Academy Ms 23 P 12, cat. no. 536 (The Book of Ballymore), pp 349-410 (facsimile pagination)

Trinity College Dublin Ms H.3.3, cat. no. 1322

Royal Irish Academy Ms 23 P 2, cat. no. 535 (The Book of Lecan), pp 461-525

Rennes MS, f. 90-125


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Date: Final mark-up completed, 2007-10-01

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