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Peter Gallegan [Peadar Uí Gealacáin]: 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.


  • Creation: 1841-1844


Language of Materials

Irish Gaelic, and English

Conditions Governing Access



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.

Peter Gallegan: Manuscript of poetry and song, 1841-1844
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Repository Details

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