Waldensian manuscript. IE TCD MS 261 Public Deposited

Waldensian manuscript. IE TCD MS 261

Alternative title
  • IE TCD MS 261
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • IE TCD MS 261 ; former shelfmarks: C.5.21 ; [G.105 ]; [A.1.28]
Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
Copyright status
Date Created
  • between approximately 1500-1550
Physical extent
  • 185 folios
  • IE TCD MS 261 is a collection of Waldensian poems and tracts including: Nobla leyczon; novel confort; levangeli de li 4 semencz; barca; payre eternal; del mesquin; de la proprietas de la alamanças; abridgment of Chrysostoms sermons on St. Matthew’s gospel. Folios 49-70 contains a bestiary.
  • Related material: IE TCD MS 336 fol 79-94 theological tracts; IE TCD MS 260 Waldensian prose tracts; IE TCD MS 262 Waldensian tracts; IE TCD MS 263 Waldensian prose tracts; IE TCD MS 264 Waldensian prose tracts; IE TCD MS 265 Waldensian examination of diocese of Ambrun; IE TCD MS 266 Waldensian processus contra Waldenses; IE TCD MS 267 Waldensian ms; Cambr. Univ. MSS 112 and 113. For IE TCD MS 262 see: James Henthorn Todd, Books of the Vaudois: The Waldensian Manuscripts Preserved in the Library of Trinity College Dublin, (London and Cambridge 1865); J-P Perrin, Histoire des Vaudois(Geneva 1618); T.A. Ricchini, Moneta, Adversus Catharos et Valdenses (Rome: [TA Ricchini], 1743; Ridgewood NJ, 1964); M Esposito, ‘On some waldensian Mss preserved in the Library of Trinity College Dublin’ Journal of theological studies 18 (1917) pp 177-184; M Esposito, ‘Sur quelques manuscrits de l’ancienne littérature religieuse des Vaudois de Piémont’ Revue d’histoire ecclésiastique 46 (1951); Anne Brenon, 'Syncrétisme hérétique dans les refuges alpins? Un livre cathare parmi les receuils vaudois de la fin du Moyen Âge: le manuscrit 269 de Dublin', Heresis 7 (1980 or 1986) pp 5-23; A Brenon, ‘The Waldensian books’, in P Biller, A. Hudson etc, Heresy and literacy 1000-1590 (Cambridge 1994); A Degan Checchini, ‘Note sulla genesi del ms C. 4. 17 di Dublino’ Nuove rocerche di letteratura occitanica no 2 (1983 or after)Ilarino da Milano, Eresie medioevali (Rimini: [Ilarino da Milano], 1983)
Collection title
  • Romance Language Manuscripts
Finding aid
Resource type
  • ink
  • leather
  • French
Digital Object Id
  • MS261_001
  • 0112519


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