File NLW MS 23778B. - Diary

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NLW MS 23778B.




  • 1997 (Creation)

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v, 57 ff. ; 210 x 150 mm.

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Diary of Raymond Garlick for the year 1997 with one week to view, giving an account of his daily life and interests and comments on the news (ff. 1 verso-53 verso).
The volume includes references to Jan Morris (f. 2), Pennar Davies (f. 4), Jon Dressel (ff. 4-48 passim), Ioan Bowen Rees (f. 6), Labi Siffre (ff. 7 verso, 8 verso), Janet Dubé (ff. 9 recto-verso), Norah Isaac (ff. 10, 45), Glyn Jones (f. 12 verso), Bernard Mitchell (ff. 13, 17), R. S. Thomas (ff. 14 verso, 17-18, 42, 49, 53), Walford Davies (ff. 42, 48 verso, 49), Roland Mathias (ff. 46 recto-verso) and Brenda Chamberlain (ff. 50, 51 verso). A few newspaper cuttings have been pasted in on ff. 5 verso, 13, 16, 57.

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Item: 1.1 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 23778B). Action: Condition reviewed. Action identifier: 4195015. Date: 20030228. Authorization: Selected for conservation. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: J. Thomas. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 23778B) : Unlabelled volume. Institution: WlAbNL.

Item: 1.2 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 23778B). Action: Conserved. Action identifier: 4195015. Date: 20030923. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: G. Edwards. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 23778B) : New cloth lettered label attached. Institution: WlAbNL.


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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23778B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 23778B.