File NLW MS 21305B. - The Agriculture of South Wales,

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NLW MS 21305B.


The Agriculture of South Wales,


  • [early 19 cent.] / (Creation)

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Walter Davies (Gwallter Mechain; 1761-1849), was a cleric, poet, antiquary, and a literary critic.

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Miscellaneous observations on: (a) Agricultural Societies; (b) Weights and Measures, being notes compiled by Walter Davies (Gwallter Mechain), for Chapter XVII of his General View of the Agriculture and Domestic Economy of South Wales. At the foot of p. 1 Iolo Morganwg has written 'Glam. Agl Society, a lazy sleepy Humdrum lubbard, that does nothing at all to any valuable purpose'.

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This is one of the notebooks missing from the series contained in NLW MS 1759B.

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Formerly Iolo A. Williams MS 19.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 21305B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 21305B.