File Llanstephan MS 161 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Cyfrinach Beirdd Ynys Prydain,

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Llanstephan MS 161 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].


Cyfrinach Beirdd Ynys Prydain,


  • 1802 / (Creation)

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244 pp. Bound in sheepskin.

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A manuscript containing a copy of Cyfrinach Beirdd Ynys Prydain in the hand of Hugh Maurice.
The text is apparently the same as that in the printed edition of 1829.

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Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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J. Gwenogvryn Evans, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, vol. II, part II (London, 1903), p. 745.

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Available on microfilm at the Library.

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Formerly Crosswood MS 7.


Preferred citation: Llanstephan MS 161 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Microform: $h - MEICRO LLANSTEPHAN MS 161.
  • Text: Llanstephan MS 161 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..