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Library Audio and Video Collections
A series of audio and video recordings of public lectures and conferences hosted by the Royal Irish Academy library.
Listen to talks given during The Leabhar Breach conference which explored the historical, ecclesiastical, literary and illustrative aspects of An Leabhar Breac, this most impressive example of a predominantly religious manuscript compilation in the Irish vernacular.