NLW MS 2020iiB [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
- [1751x1787] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
i, 149 ff. (ff. 148-149 verso blank) ; 205 x 160 mm.
Leather over boards; 'Notae on Nennius Vol. 6' (ink on spine); bookplate of Evan Evans inside front cover.
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A composite volume, in the hand of Evan Evans, containing notes on Nennius and Gildas, which include twelve triads in Welsh, copies of letters to Archbishop Ussher from Robert Vaughan, Edward Brownker and Gerard Langbaine, together with extracts from a letter from Archbishop Ussher to William Camden (ff. 1-89); pedigrees of rulers and saints (ff. 92-121, 124-132), with copious notes regarding the sources of the texts; poetry by Guto'r Glyn (f. 122); a copy of a charter of Rhos Fynach, Conwy (ff. 145- 147); etc.
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Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Latin, Welsh, English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, ed. by J. Gwenogvryn Evans, 2 vols (London: HMSO, 1898-1910), II (1905), 858-859.
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Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Panton MS 52 (ii).
Preferred citation: NLW MS 2020iiB.
Title based on contents.
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Place access points
Name access points
- Llannerch Estate (St Asaph, Wales) -- Library (Subject)
- Nennius, fl. 796 (Subject)
- Gildas, 516?-570? (Subject)
- Ussher, James, 1581-1656. (Subject)
- Llewelyn ap Iorwerth, d. 1240 (Subject)
- Vaughan, Robert, 1592-1667 (Subject)
- Brownker, Edward (Subject)
- Langbaine, Gerard, 1609-1658. (Subject)
- Camden, William, 1551-1623 (Subject)
- Guto'r Glyn, fl. 1430-1468 (Subject)
Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales