Malaysian woman Elaine Ewe asked: "If you were giving someone a tour of Dublin what's a must-see place to take them to?" The singer was quick to give his recommendations, saying: "@sherlockewe Trinity College Library
and the Book Of Kells is always a good shout."
Four Courts, the publisher of this book, has already published Essays on the History of Trinity College Library
, Dublin (2000), edited by Vincent Kinane and the late Anne Walsh, and there have been others.
In their latest expedition, Let's Visit Dublin, Bella and Harry kiss the Blarney Stone, roam the National Leprechaun Museum and Trinity College Library
, and eat chocolate potato cake and apple barley pudding.
A large Candida Hofer photograph of Dublin's Trinity College Library
provided a trompe l'oeil effect, as if the library extended into the image.
Trinity College Library
counts its holdings in millions, and its shelves in kilometres, and the contributors to this book have had to contend with the sheer impossibility of any one person being familiar with more than a tiny segment of this huge storehouse of world learning.
Medieval Dublin being in the twilight between history and prehistory, both archaeologists and historians explore such aspects of medieval Dublin as early Christian and medieval excavations at Teach Naithi in Dundrum, the excavation of an early roadway and Hiberno-Norse houses at the Coombe, excavations at 58-59 Thomas Street/Vicar Street and 63-64 Thomas Street, archaeological excavations on the Coombe bypass and Cork Street realignment, and manuscript sources for the history of medieval Dublin in Trinity College Library
. There is no index.
Have you ever seen what they call the Long Room in the Trinity College Library
? You'd think you were in heaven.
Combine a visit to the Trinity College Library
to see the Book of Kells, dating back to 800 AD, with a spot of shopping on Grafton Street and Temple Bar.
Trinity College Library
was crammed with people, not many of whom find their way to Marsh's--definitely a plus as far as I'm concerned.
The model was also bowled over when she was told her great granddad, Thomas De Burgh, was the architect behind Collin's Barracks and Trinity College Library
The following chapter discusses the origin of folio 90 in Dublin, Trinity College Library
MS 212, which represents a previously unrecorded fragment of the prose Lancelot; the chapter contains both an examination of the origin of the manuscript to which this folio was added and an edition of the text.