Text_ID:

0029

Title_of_text:

Macdurnans_Gospels

Revised_title:

London_Gospels

Mss:

London, Lambeth Palace Library, MS 1370 (MacDurnan's Gospels)

Date:

MS: 850-900, date range 888-939 is used in ChronHib.

Dating_criteria:

Scribe: 'Máel Brigte mac Tornáin', 'abbot of Armagh', who died in '927 AD' (p. 26). The ms. was given as a gift to King Athelstan (ruled 924-939, when he died). This means that it was out of Irish hands sometime before 939 at the latest. We have dated the glosses between 888 and 939 on this basis.

Thes:

i. 484

Worker:

EL

Created_date:

2018/4/10