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OM PB1397.G8 302, pp. - numbered 120-123 in error. p. ; 20 cm. Manuscript numbered pages. This volume: JMarch-July 1890. Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in Villanova University, Pennsylvania / William Mahon, 10. Manuscript in Gaelic. The manuscript came into possession of Michael and Thomas Walsh from the Charleville / Ard an Gaoithe / Bothar Mic Airt region. Both of these Walshes settled in Lawrence, Massachusetts. Thomas Griffin (1829-96) a native of Lispole, Co. Kerry, who had settled in Lawrence Massachusetts inherited the manuscript. Upon his death the manuscript passed to James Reilly, the pastor of the Church of the Immaculate Heart, Lawrence , who then sent it on the headquarters of the Augustinian provice in Villanova. Manuscript boxes titled: "Irish legends'. Gift of Thomas Reilly.