NLW MS 2020iB [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
Gildas; Nennius; Dissertatio de Bardis
- [1751x1787] (Creation)
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Extent and medium
106 ff., with insertions (foliated 1-106; paginated 1-212; ff. 87-106 also foliated 1-20; ff. 74 verso-80 verso, 83 verso-84 verso blank) ; 205 x 160 mm.
Leather over boards; 'Nennius Vol. 5' (ink on spine).
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Content and structure area
Scope and content
A manuscript in the hand of Evan Evans (Ieuan Fardd) containing 'Archbishop Usher's Copy of Gildas Nennius transcribed from Llannerch Library' (ff. 1-74); 'Gilda Minor' (ff. 81-83) and a treatise in Latin on the Welsh bards (ff. 85-106).
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Conditions governing access
Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Latin, Welsh, English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, ed. by J. Gwenogvryn Evans, 2 vols (London: HMSO, 1898-1910), II (1905), 858.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Panton MS 52 (i).
Preferred citation: NLW MS 2020iB.
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Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales