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Ann. Four MastersAnnals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters. Edited and translated by John ODonovan (1848-1851).
Annals of Loch Cé.1 Edited and translated by W. M. Hennessey (1871).
Ann. Ult.Annals of Ulster.1Edited and translated by W.M. Hennessey (1887).
Antiquitates ManniæThe Rev. J. G. Cumming [XV.].
Atholl Case (Pamphlet, 1788)Case of John, Duke of Atholl (1788), and Mr. Hargraves opinion thereon.
BlundellA History of the Isle of Man. William Blundell
Brownes Isle of Man Directory (1882).
Browne, WillisA Survey of the Cathedral of Man (1727) [XVIII.].
Bullock" History of the Isle of Man, with a Comparative View of the Past and Present State of Society and Manners," &c. H. A. Bullock (1816).
[Burnt] Nials Saga : the Story of Burnt Njal, or Life in Iceland at the end of the Tenth Century, from the Icelandic. By G. W. Dasent (1861).
Camdens (and Gibsons) Britannia (Edition of 1695)
ChalonerA Short Treatise of the Isle of Man. James Chaloner (1656) [X.].
Chart. Furn.Chartulary of Furness (0).
,, Lanc.~191t~5 of the Duchy of Lancaster.
Chetham Soc.The Chetham Societys Publications. Vols. lxi., lxvi., lxvii., lxx.
Chronicle The ( The Chronicle of Man and the Sudreys, &c., with a translation and notes by Munch, Errington, and Goss [XXII. and XXIII.]-
Cron. Man. ~ <~ .
Chronicon Manniæ ~
Chronicon Scotorum.f Translated and edited by W. M. Hennessey
Church NotesChurch Notes, Diocese of Sodor and Man. William Harrison [XXIX.].
Close Rolls (0).
Comrs Re ort Report of the CommisCommissionerS Report ~ ~ O~ Commons Question : Isle of Man DisafforeSting Commission. Declaration of the Boundaries of the Forest unenclosed, or which ought to be enclosed. Printed by Order of the Commissioners. 1861.
ConstitutionThe Constitution Of the Isle of Man. (Part 3 of Commissioners Report of 1792.) Edited by Richard Sherwood (1882) [XXXI.].
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CruttwellThe Works of Bishop Wilson, with his Life. R. Cruttwell (1797).
Currency of the Isle of Man, The. Charles Clay, M.D. [XVII.].
Customary LawsThe Antient Customary Laws of the Isle of Man. MS. (Rolls Office).
Manuscript. Per Mr. G. W. Wood.
Derby §_History and Antiquities of the Isle of Man. James Stanley (c. 1648) [III.].The Manx Societys title is, Legislation by Three of the Thirteen
Dict. Nat. Biog.Dictionary of National Biography, The.
DugdaleMonasticon Anglicanum. Sir William Dugdale and Roger Dodsworth. (Edition of 1846) [XVIII.].
Ecclesiastical RecordsThe Episcopal and Archideaconal
Records (Record Office). MS.
English Village Community, The. Dr. F. S. Seebohm, LL.D., F.S.A. (4th edit., 1890).
Exchequer Rolls of Scotland, The. Vol. i. (Edited by John Stuart and G. Barnett, 1878.)
Eyrbyggia SagaChapters 1-11, Vigfussons translation (in Landnámabóc).
FoederaRymers Foedera (0).
FelthamFelthams Tour through the Isle of Man (in 1797 and 1798) [VI.].
Fisheries(For authorities quoted see pp. 958959).
GellAn Abstract of the Laws, Customs, and Ordinances of the Isle of Man.* Edited, with Notes, by James Gell, Esq., Attorney-General of the Isle of Man (1867) [XII.].* This valuable book does not contain " Parrs Abstract " (see below), which has never been published, but consists of copious notes on The Supposed True Chronicle of the Isle of Man," which deal fully with the sovereignty of the island and other important questions relating to Manx history
Hainings GuideA Historical Sketch, &c., of the
Isle of Man. Samuel Haining (1822).
HallidayThe Scandinavian Kingdom of Dublin. Halliday (2nd edit., 1884).
Han. MSS.Harleian Manuscripts (0).
Hildesleys MemoirsThe Memoirs of Mark Hildesley, D.D., &c. The Rev. Weedon Butler (1799).
Inquiry about Intacks. M. A. Mills (1813).
Ireland and the Anglo-Celtic Church. G. T. Stokes (1886).
Ireland and the Anglo-Norman Church. G. T. Stokes (1889).
Isle of Man Charities (1831).
Isle of Man Times, The.2
Isle of Man, The : Its History, Physical, Ecclesiastical, Civil, and Legendary. The Rev. J. G. Cumming, M.A., F.G.S. (1848).
JeffereysA Descriptive and Historical Account of the Isle of Man. Nathaniel Jeffereys (1809).
KebleThe Life of the Right Reverend Father in God, Thomas
Wilson, D.D., &c. The Rev. John Keble, M.A. (1863).
Kermode, Manks CrossesA Catalogue of the Manks Crosses with the Runic Inscriptions, &c. P. M. C. Kermode, F.S.A. Scot. (2nd edit., 1892).
Keys JournalsThe Journals of the House of Keys (MS.).
Knowsley Muniments and Loose Papers (MS.).
Lady of LathamThe Lady of Latham. Madame Guizot de Witt
LandnámabócThe Landnámabóc (unpublished) Vigfussons translation (Oxford, Clarendon Press).
Land of Home RuleThe Land of Home Rule : An Essay on the History and Constitution of the Isle of Man. Spencer Walpole (1892).
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Lib. Assed. Libri Assedationis * (MS.).
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,, Irrot. ,, Irrotulamentorum 1 (MS).
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,, Monast. ,, Monasteriorum 1 (MS.). :~
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,, Vast. ,, Vastarum 1 (MS.).
Lingard, History of EnglandThe History of England, &c. John Lingard, D.D. (6th edit., 1854).
Manks Advertiser, The 2
Manks Mercury, The 2
Manx Law TenuresManx Law Tenures. Being a Short Treatise on the Law relating to Real Estate in the Isle of Man. Richard Sherwood, Esq., late Deemster (1899).
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Manx NamesThe Surnames and Place-Names of the Isle of Man.
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Manx Note Book, The (1885-1887).
Manx RebellionIlliam Dhone and the Manx Rebellion [XXVI.].
Manx Sun, The.2
Monas Herald, The.~
Monuments. de Insula Manniæ, or a Collection of the National Documents relating to the Isle of Man. Translated and edited by J. R. Oliver, M.D. (3 vols.).Manx Society, vols. iv., vii., ix. See (O).
NealeEcclesiological Notes. J. M. N. (1848).
OCurryManners and Customs of the Ancient Irish, 3 vols. (1873).
Pamphlet (1783)Cursory Remarks on a Bill, signed by part of
the Legislature of the Isle of Mann, in 1781, &c.
,, (1824)Petition to the House of Commons of the House of Keys of the Isle of Man. Presented May, 1824. With observations.
,, (1825)A Short History of the Transactions in the Isle of Man on which the Keys founded their late Petition to the House of Commons, &c.
Parl. Papers (1804). Report from the Committee on the Isle of Man Port Petition (May 5, 1804).
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,, ,, (1853). Customs Reform, Isle of Man. Copies of Treasury Minutes and of Correspondence. Ordered to be printed August 19, 1853.
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Man. Papers (1864)Papers relating to the Isle of Man. Ordered to be printed July 28, 1864. No. 553.
,, ,, (1866). Isle of Man (Financial Measures). Return to an Order of the House of Commons, dated March 15, 1866. No. 115.
Parrs MS.An Abstract of the Laws, Customs, and
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Prehistoric Times. Sir John Lubbock (1865).
PrendergastThe Cromwellian Settlement of Ireland (2nd edit., 1870).
Public General Statutes. (Legal Reports.)
QuayleA General View of the Agriculture of the Isle of Man. Thomas Quayle (1812).
Rhys, Celtic Britain (2nd edit., 1884).
RhysEthnology of the British Isles. Reprint from Rhind Lectures on Archæology in the Scottish Review (1890-1891).
Rhys, Hibbert LecturesLectures on the Origin and Growth of Religion as illustrated by Celtic Heathendom (1886).
Rising Sun, The.2
RobertsonA Tour through the Isle of Man. David Robertson (1794).
RosserThe History of Wesleyan Methodism in the Isle of Man. James Rosser (1849).
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Sacheverell" An Account of the Isle of Man," its
Inhabitants, Language, Soil, &c. William Sacheverell (1703)
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SeacomeThe History of the House of Stanley. John Seacome (Edition of 1821).
Shorts History of the Church of England. IntroductionSketch of the History of the Church of England, &c. By Thomas Vowler Short, D.D. (9th edit., 1875).
Six Centuries of Work and Wages. Thorold Rogers (1884).
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S.P. Jac. 1.State Papers, James I. (C).
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StowellThe Life of the Right Reverend Father in God, Thomas Wilson, D.D., &c. The Rev. Hugh Stowell (1819).
Talbot, The Rev. T. : Letters in the Manx Sun.~
TeignmouthSketches of the Coast and Islands of Scotland and the Isle of Man. Lord Teignmouth (1836).
Theiners Vetera Monumenta Theiners Vetera Monumenta Hibernorum et Scotorum (G).
Titles and Powers of Governors of the Island, The. Sir J. Gell (1877). Isle of Man Times reprint, 1885.
TownleyA Journal kept in the Isle of Man, &c. Richard Townley (1791).
TrainAn Historical and Statistical Account of the Isle of Man. Joseph Train, 2 vols. (1845).
Vat. Arch.Vatican Archives (G).
WaldronA Description of the Isle of Man, &c. George
Waldron (1731) [XI.].
War of the Gaedhil with the Gaill, The. Translation by J. H. Todd f (1867).
WardIsle of Mann and Diocese of Sodor and Mann, &c. The Rev. W. Perceval Ward (1837).
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Yn Lioar Manninagh (The Isle of Man Natural History and Antiquarian Societys Magazine).
* The authorities most frequently quoted are given in the text in
the abbreviated form only.
 The numbers of the volumes of the series issued by the Manx Society are indicated here by Roman capitals in square brackets.
(C) Quoted for the most part from the Chetham Societys publications. The proximate source of information is given in the text. See (O).
(G) Quoted and translated by Goss in vol. xxiii. of the Manx Societys publications. See (O).
(O) Quoted and translated by Dr. Oliver in volumes iv., vii., or ix of the Manx Societys publications. This is indicated in the text by the number of the volume of these publications being given. When the number is not given the reference has been taken from the original document.
1. Rolls Series.
* Various abbreviations made use of in the text.
I Rolls Series.
§ When no edition is mentioned it is to be understood to be the first