File NLW MS 5601C - Copi o Antiquae Linguae Britannicae ...

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NLW MS 5601C


Copi o Antiquae Linguae Britannicae ...


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Formerly in the possession of Samuel Stodart, rector of Llandderfel, in 1759; also formerly in the possession of John Williams, master of Llanrwst School.

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A copy of John Davies: Antiquae Linguae Britannicae ... (London, 1632), with manuscript notes by John Williams (1760-1826), master of Llanrwst School (see NLW MSS 473-479); there is also an autograph letter, 20 October 1628, from Dr John Davies (c. 1567-1644) to Sir Richard Wynn (1588-1649), knight and baronet, of Gwydir.

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Welsh, Latin, English

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 5601C

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  • Text: NLW MS 5601C.