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A commonplace book of Robert Vaughan, Hengwrt

A commonplace book compiled by Robert Vaughan, Hengwrt, which was later in the possession of Griffith Roberts, surgeon, Dolgelley. It contains poems by Taliesin and others, pedigrees, copies of charters, extracts from historical records and annals...

Vaughan, Robert, 1592-1667

Barddoniaeth

'Cywyddau', etc., by Sion Tudur, Gruffudd Hiraethog, Rhys Cain, Wiliam Llŷn, Ieuan Dew Brydydd, Mastr Harri ('nai ir dywededig Ievan tew'), Gruffudd ab Ieuan ap Llywelyn Fychan, Tudur Aled, Lewis Môn, Dafydd ap Gwilym, Dafydd N...

Barddoniaeth

'Llyfr Cowyddeu i Mr. William Wynn o Langoed yn sir fon'. 'Y Llyfr hwnn a scrifennodd William Davies Curat or plwy yn y flwyddyn o oedran yr Arglwydd: 1642'. It contains 'cywyddau', 'awdlau', and 'engly...

Barddoniaeth

Fragments of manuscripts containing 'awdlau', 'cywyddau,' 'englynion', and 'penillion' by some of the Cynfeirdd and Gogynfeirdd and by Dafydd ab Gwilym, Dafydd Edwards ('or Bistog') Morys ab Edwart...

Barddoniaeth Lewys Dwnn, &c.,

An autograph volume of the poems of Lewys Dwnn entitled 'Llyfr Cowyddav ag odlav ag ag [sic] englynion o waith Lewys Dwnn brydydd o ssir drevaldwyn a debyd herocht att arms dios holl gymrv dann glarenssis a noroy day o frenhinioedd yr arfav s...

Dwnn, Lewys, approximately 1550-approximately 1616

Barddoniaeth,

'Cywyddau', 'englynion', 'carolau', 'cerddi', etc., with a few English items. Among the authors represented are Huw Morus, Simwnt Fychan, Richard Abraham, Ifan ap Maredudd, Wiliam Llyn, Dafydd ab Edmwnd, Joh...

Barddoniaeth, &c.,

'Cywyddau', 'englynion', etc., by Richard Cynwal, Huw Machno, Simwnt Fychan, Thomas ab Ieuan, Watcyn Clywedog, Evan Chweliriog, Rhees bwlch y llech, Sion Tudur, Guto'r Glyn, Gutun Owain, Tudur Aled, Morys ap Hywel ap Tudur...

Dare Phrygius, Brut Tysilio, &c.

A miscellany of prose and verse containing versions of 'Dares Phrygius' and 'Brut Tysilio', an abridged version of a portion of 'Brut y Saeson', 'Ymddiddan yr Enaid a'r Corff', and englynion by Ieuan Pr...

Dingestow Court Manuscripts,

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  • [late 12 cent.]-[19 cent.].

The Dingestow Court Manuscripts came to the National Library in 1916 from Dingestow Court, Monmouthshire, the home of the Bosanquet family, of which Sir John Bernard Bosanquet (1773-1847), Justice of the Common Pleas, was a member.

Historia Brenhinedd y Brytanyeit,

An early version of the translation of Geoffrey of Monmouth's 'Historia Regum Britanniae'.This text was edited by Henry Lewis and published by the University of Wales Press Board in 1942 (see Brut Dingestow, ed. by Henry Lewis (Card...

Poems, letters, &c.,

Poems by John Jones ('Tegid'), William Owen [-Pughe], Goronwy Owen, etc.; letters, mainly to Sir John Bernard Bosanquet, from John Jones ('Tegid'), Hugh Davies, Angharad Llwyd, William Owen [-Pughe] and others; and miscellaneou...

Poetry, &c.,

A manuscript collection of prose and verse in the hand of an amanuensis of Dr John Davies, Mallwyd. The volume comprises 'Ystori Peredur fab Efrawg', with five missing folios at the beginning supplied by John Jones ('Tegid'); &...

Poetry, a chronicle, &c.

Poems by Taliesin, Sion Brwynog, etc., a chronicle of the history of Britain from the earliest times to the eleventh century, based on Holinshed, Gildas, Nennius, Geoffrey of Monmouth, Wiliam Llyn, Dr. David Powel, etc., miscellaneous prophecies, ...

Y Casgliad Brith,

A collection of prose texts including 'Imago Mundi' (beginning wanting); weather lore; 'Ystorya Adaf ar wir groc'; proverbs (A-O); the life of St Catherine; 'Llythyr brenhin yr India'; the duration of the world; times...

Y Mabinogion, &c.

'Pedeir Ceinc y Mabinogi', 'Chwedlau y Saith Doeth', 'Breuddwyd Ronabwy', 'Iarlles y Ffynnawn', 'Cyfranc Lludd a Llevelys', 'Breuddwyd Maxen Wledig', 'Ystori Geraint ab Erbin', ...

Jones, John, 1792-1852