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Peter Gallegan: Manuscript of poetry and song

 Fonds — Volume: Gen.43D
Identifier: Coll-1366

Scope and Contents

This is a volume of Gaelic Irish songs and poems, with some translations in English, described by Hon. J. Abercromby as: "Peter Gallegan's sixth volume, being a collection of irish songs and poems ... transcribed from Peter Daly's manuscript, and also from other authors of the Irish language. Commenced on August 10th, 1841". 4 o, 702 pages.

Dates

  • Creation: 1841-1844

Creator

Language of Materials

Irish Gaelic, and English

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Extent

1 volume

Physical Location

Gen. 43

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by the Library c. 1910. Circumstances unknown.

Existence and Location of Copies

microfilm: Mic. Dup. 897 + 314

Processing Information

Description updated by Aline Brodin in April 2019.

Title
Peter Gallegan: Manuscript of poetry and song, 1841-1844
Description rules
Isad(G)2
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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