The Ó Longáin scribal family
|Title:||The Ó Longáin scribal family||Authors:||Ní Úrdail, Meidhbhín||Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/9745||Date:||Jul-2015||Online since:||2019-04-01T07:29:41Z||Abstract:||Over four thousand Irish manuscripts are still in existence today and most of these were produced during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. When we consider the scribes who produced these handwritten books of Irish prose and poetry at that time, we know that the contribution of those based in Cork city and county features very prominently indeed, not least of course, because of the evidence provided by Professor Breandán Ó Conchúir in his pioneering study Scríobhaithe Chorcaí 1700-1850 (1982). That important book discusses over two hundred scribes who flourished between 1700 and 1850, and those associated with Carraig na bhFear feature particularly strongly.||Type of material:||Journal Article||Publisher:||An Sagart||Journal:||Irisleabhar Mhá Nuad||Start page:||3||End page:||40||Keywords:||Irish manuscripts; Irish scribes; Eighteenth century; Nineteenth century; Irish prose and poetry||Other versions:||https://www.litriocht.com/product/irisleabhar-mha-nuad-2015/||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed|
|Appears in Collections:||Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore Research Collection|
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