File E3 - 'Arwest Salmau Iolo Morganwg 1825'

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'Arwest Salmau Iolo Morganwg 1825'


  • [19 cent., first ¼] (Creation)

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196 ff. (2 folders)

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Scope and content

A large bundle of music manuscripts, [19 cent., first ¼], comprising booklets, loose sheets and fragments, containing mainly hymn- and psalm-tunes in the hand of Iolo Morganwg.
Also included is the original card case used by Iolo to store the manuscripts.

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Original order maintained.

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Language of material

  • English
  • Welsh

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English, Welsh

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Some folios fragile due to the effects of ink (repaired at NLW, 2017).

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E3, ff. 3-6, 28, 49-50, 125 and 128 appear to belong to the same volume as E1/6.

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Original title (label on case).

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  • English



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Physical storage

  • Box: Iolo Morganwg and Taliesin ab Iolo manuscripts and papers E3 (Box 3)