File NLW MS 13228C. - 'Cyfrinach Beirdd Ynys Prydain',

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NLW MS 13228C.


'Cyfrinach Beirdd Ynys Prydain',


  • [1800] / (Creation)

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153 ff. (recent foliation, of which ff. 113- 53 are blank). Bound in full leather.

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A volume containing a transcript of 'Cyfrinach Beirdd Ynys Prydain' in the hand of William Owen [-Pughe] from a manuscript of Edward Williams, 'Iolo Morganwg'. A note on the fly-leaf reads: 'Gwilym Owen o 'Meirion. Cyvysgriviad o Lyvr I. gan Iolo Morganwg. Cyvysgrivid yn Heol Penton, B.A. 1800', and the original manuscript mentioned was probably NLW MS 13177E (Llanover E. 15).

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The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

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See also NLW MS 13177E.

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Formerly known as Mysevin 8.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 13228C.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 13228C.