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Geoffrey Keating: History of Ireland

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4181

Scope and Contents

Transcribed by Conchubhar O'Corbain for Seamus og McCoitir (James Cotter junior), September 1709, 206 folios: (fos 10-12v) list of kings of Ireland; (fos 15-29) preface; (fos 30-198) text. On fos 1 and 10 is the signature of James Cotter, 18th century.


  • 1709


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 1901.


The history was printed by the Irish Texts Society in 4 volumes, London, 1902-1914.
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