File NLW MS 13691C. - Barddoniaeth a nodiadau

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NLW MS 13691C.


Barddoniaeth a nodiadau


  • 1773-1842 (Creation)

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192 ff. ; 260 x 205 mm.

Half russia and marbled paper, with red lettering piece on spine bearing 'GOPX=BEIPD' in gilt

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Bookplate and shelfmarks of Sir John Williams's library; originally the subscription copy of the Rev. Thomas Jones (1720?-1790), rector of Hirnant (see notes in his hand on ff. 18, 30, 45, and 103).

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Mrs. A. E. Penn, per Mr. W. A. Caffall; Thornbury Castle, near Bristol; Purchase; 1941.

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A copy of Rhys Jones's book Gorchestion Beirdd Cymru .... (Amwythig, 1773), including transcripts of poetry and annotations by the Reverend Walter Davies, 'Gwallter Mechain'. Some of the items appear to have been transcribed from Llyfr Ystrad Alun (NLW MS 7191B). See also NLW MS 1658B, which contains a reference (p. 66) to this manuscript.

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  • Welsh

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The volume was transferred from the Department of Printed Books in 1941.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 13691C

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