Fernaig Manuscript

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  • Reference
      GB 247 MS Gen 85/1
  • Dates of Creation
      1688-1693
  • Language of Material
      Gaelic
  • Physical Description
      Vol. 1 of 2 bound vols. 19x8.3 cm. ii, 36 fols. Originally bound in contemporary brown card wrappers (now in slipcase with volumes) and sewn on 2 hide bands. Rebound by Fiona Anderson, March 1986, in brown leather with gold border and lettering. Both volumes in 1986 maroon cloth slipcase with associated documents. See binder's note tipped in at end of vol. 2.

Scope and Content

Fernaig Manuscript. I.
Gaelic verse, compiled by Duncan Macrae of Inverinate, Kintail, between 1688 and 1693.
At head of fol 1r, in compiler's hand: Doirligh Loijn di skrijwig lea Donochig Mackrah, 1688.

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