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A medley of modern Irish pieces

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MS. Irish e. 5
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A medley of modern Irish pieces:

  1. Fol. 10v. A translation into Irish of a Canadian Eagle story, made by Michael O'Sullivan, schoolmaster of Lohar, Kerry: with a printed cutting of the original story
  2. Fol. 16. An Irish postcard from Tomás P. Meacair, of Caher-Daniel [written 'Catardomnaill', as if named after Domnall (Donald), not Daniel], Kerry, Dec. 3, 1897
  3. Fol. 17. Notice posted in W. Long's shop at Ballyferriter, Kerry, Sept. 1897, chiefly in English
  4. Fol. 19. Letter from William Long, as above, containing the Irish for various fishing implements

(fols. 1-9, 20-end are blank)


  • Creation: Written in 1897-1898


51 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Irish
  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Irish e. 5, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Irish e. 5

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19389


A medley of modern Irish pieces

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 32408

Immediate Source of Acquisition

  1. Fol. 10v. Presented to the Bodleian by E. S. Dodgson, Dec. 3, 1897
  2. Fol. 16. Presented soon after by E. S. Dodgson
  3. Fol. 17. Presented by E. S. Dodgson, May 25, 1898
  4. Fol. 19. Presented by E. S. Dodgson, May 25, 1898

Physical Facet

On paper


7 1/4 × 9 3/8 in.

A medley of modern Irish pieces
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom