Description of the Codex Maelbrighte an Irish manuscript of the four Gospels, preserved in the British Museum. Being the substance of a paper before the Royal Irish Academy, January 13, 1851 by Reeves, William

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Other titlesProceedings of the Royal Irish Academy.
StatementBy Rev. William Reeves.
ContributionsRoyal Irish Academy.
The Physical Object
Pagination(1-3) 4-24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL21372060M

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