File NLW MS 13850B - An Esay towards the History of Brecknockshire (transcript)

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NLW MS 13850B


An Esay towards the History of Brecknockshire (transcript)


  • 1793 (Creation)

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i, 156 ff. (paginated 1-312; blank from p. 144) 210 x 165 mm. Re-bound at NLW in quarter-leather and marbled paper, using original covers

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A volume containing a transcript by William Hall, Brecon, made in 1793 when he was aged 16 (see p. 135), of 'An Esay towards the History of Brecknockshire' written in 1698 by Hugh Thomas, herald and antiquary. Two letters, 1930, from Gwenllian E[lizabeth] F[anny] Morgan to the Venerable Henry James Church Jones regarding the provenance of the original manuscript and copies of it have been tipped in between pp. 137 and 143.

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See also NLW MS 777B

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Formerly known as Archdeacon Church-Jones MS 2


Preferred citation: NLW MS 13850B

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  • Text: NLW MS 13850B.