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Ireland: The Land of Saints and Scholars

A brief guide to to some of Ireland's most well known people and literature.

The Book of Kells is an illuminated manuscript written in Latin containing St. Jerome's translation of  the four gospels along with other texts. The original is housed at Trinity College in Dublin.  Gumberg Library owns a facsimile edition of the the Book of Kells which is displayed  on the fourth floor.

History of the Book of Kells from Trinity College in Dublin

The Book of Kells Exhibition at Trinity College in Dublin

Digitized Book of Kells from Trinity College in Dublin

 

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