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Commonplace book,

  • NLW MS 23524B.
  • File
  • 1828-1853

A volume issued, 1828, to the antiqury Angharad Llwyd, Tyn-y-rhyl, Flintshire, for the collection of subscriptions towards St David's Welsh Church, Liverpool, but utilised by her as a commonplace and autograph book. Verse and prose entries, 1...

Llwyd, Angharad

Gwaith Robert Isaac Jones ('Alltud Eifion')

  • NLW MS 8515B
  • File
  • [1874] x [1899]

A collection of holograph poems and press cuttings of prose and verse by Robert Isaac Jones ('Alltud Eifion'), with some autobiographical data. The volume is described by the compiler as his second book - 'Ail Lyfr Barddoniaeth Allt...

Alltud Eifion, 1815-1905

Poems by 'Iolo Morganwg' and 'Taliesin ab Iolo' (transcripts)

  • NLW MS 6989B
  • File
  • 19 cent.

Transcripts of poems by Edward Williams ('Iolo Morganwg') [1747-1826] and by his son Taliesin Williams ('Taliesin ab Iolo') [1787-1847], including 'Cowbridge Topers', 'Juvenile Topers or Farmers' Sons Triump...

Scrap-book,

  • NLW MS 23375D.
  • File
  • 1856-1936 /

A scrap-book compiled by Laura Pughe (née Parry, 'Meillionen Gwynedd', 1835-1936), Helygog, Brithdir, co. Merioneth, containing poetry, 1856-1936, addressed to herself, her husband Robert Pughe (d. 1882), and their family, including poet...

Pughe, Laura, 1835-1936

Cerddi,

  • NLW MS 23347A.
  • File
  • 1869-1920 /

A volume containing poetry, mostly in Welsh, by William Edwards ('Cynlaisfab', d. 1920s), Glantawe, Ystradgynlais, co. Brecon, and afterwards of Blaengwynfi, co. Glamorgan, composed 1869-1920 and including poems entered for competition a...

Edwards, William, 1832-1920

Traethawd; barddoniaeth,

  • NLW MS 11034B
  • File
  • 1874, 1876.

An essay (27 pp.) on 'Cariad neu dosturi at bawb dynion, fel rhan hanfodol o wir grefydd' by 'Crefyddwr tosturiol', which was submitted for competition at Cwmorthin Slate Quarry, Blaenau Ffestiniog, 1876; and verses to [the Rev...

'Yn Eden ardd' - Elphin,

  • NLW MS 10593B.
  • File
  • [1936] /

A holograph copy of a poem entitled 'Yn Eden Ardd' by Robert Arthur Griffith ('Elphin').

Griffith, Robert Arthur, Elphin, 1860-1936.

Llyfr poced,

  • NLW MS 10348A.
  • File
  • [19 cent., second ½].

A pocket book belonging to William Thomas, Ty'ngadfan, Llanwnda (d. 1892), containing an incomplete metrical dialogue on temperance by Owen Griffith Owen, Bryncrin; 'Cwynfan gwraig meddwyn' (unsigned); an incomplete carol by Robert ...

Barddoniaeth,

  • NLW MS 9658C.
  • File
  • [1900x1947] /

Transcripts, by Richard Griffith ('Carneddog'), and typescript copies of ballads and other poetry:- 'cerdd alarus ... am Lewis Owen yr hwn a ddienyddwyd ar Forfa Seiont gerllaw Caernarvon, ... 1822; 'cerdd ... hanes ... tân yn ...

Richard Griffith ('Carneddog').

Barddoniaeth John Jones, Ceunant,

  • NLW MS 16829A.
  • file
  • [1875x1925].

Cyfrol yn cynnwys barddoniaeth gan John Jones, Ceunant ac eraill, ynghyd â ryseitiau meddyginiaethol a rhai ar gyfer y gegin a'r tŷ, yr oll mewn [?o leiaf dwy] law anhysbys = A volume of poetry by John Jones, Ceunant and others, together with...

Barddoniaeth,

  • NLW MSS 12855-12856A.
  • File
  • [19 cent., second ½] /

Two note-books containing miscellaneous Welsh verse including poems by John Williams ('Ioan ap Griffith') of Rhiwbryfdir [Blaenau Ffestiniog] (second half nineteenth cent.), and one English poem by the said John Williams.

John Williams.

Barddoniaeth,

  • NLW MS 12704C.
  • File
  • 1875 /

A copy of a poem entitled 'Silvan at Marged', 1875, by, and in the hand of [the Reverend Daniel] Silvan [Evans, lexicographer].

Evans, D. Silvan (Daniel Silvan), 1818-1903.

Cyfansoddiadau a chofnodion Isaac Jones, Diserth,

  • NLW MS 12671C.
  • File
  • [1840x1925] /

A collection of exercise and notebooks, and a few loose leaves, containing poems, prose compositions, and miscellaneous memoranda [by, and in the hand of, Isaac Jones, Diserth, co. Flint]. The literary compositions, most of which are in draft form...

Jones, Isaac, Betws yn Rhos

Marwnad William Hughes, Llanengan, etc.,

  • NLW MS 12132A.
  • File
  • 1867.

An elegy to W[illiam] Hughes, [Calvinistic Methodist] minister, Llanengan, co. Caernarvon, and 'chwech Penill a'r Enllibwr', both submitted for competition at a literary meeting at Penycaera[u], 1867.

Commonplace books,

  • NLW MSS 12083-12084B.
  • File
  • 1824-1831 /

Two composite commonplace books of Edward Jones, Cyrchynan-uchaf, Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog, 1824-1831, containing lists of preachers' texts, farming accounts and memoranda, overseers' accounts, sheep ear-marks, a ' carol plygain�...

Jones, Edward, Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog

Papers of 'Glaslyn' and 'ap Glaslyn',

  • NLW MS 11815E.
  • File
  • 1882-1919 /

Three holograph letters from [Richard Jones Owen] ('Glaslyn'; 1831-1909), Penrhyndeudraeth, to his grand-daughter Elizabeth] Glaslyn Owen, Llanrwst, 1903-1907 (the teaching of Welsh in Secondary Schools, the recipient's studies, the...

'Glaslyn' and 'Ap Glaslyn'.

'Hiraeth Cymro' a 'Maes Garmon',

  • NLW MS 9032A
  • File
  • 1820, 1823 /

Holograph poetry by Hugh Jones ('Erfyl'), with annotations - 'Cywydd: Hiraeth Cymro am ei Wlad mewn Bro estron ... Testun Cymdeithas Cymmrodorion yn Mhowys, 1820; and 'Awdl: [Maes Garmon]' submitted for competition at the ...

Hugh Jones ('Erfyl').

Mordaith y llong 'Albion',

  • NLW MS 21965A.
  • File
  • 1868.

A transcript of the poem 'Hanes Ail Fordaith y Brig Albion Ynghyd a'i Mor-Deithwyr i'r America Ogleddol, Yn y Flwyddyn 1819' (Caerfyrddin, 1819).

Letters to 'Harri Ddu o Ddyfed',

  • NLW MS 21881C.
  • File
  • 1837-1852.

Some fifty letters, 1837-1841, to Henry Evans ('Harri Ddu o Ddyfed'), secretary of the Cambrian Society, Cardiff, on subjects of Welsh antiquarian and Cymreigyddion interest; together with notes gathered by Evans and verses by or concern...

Llyfr Dewi Siabot,

  • NLW MS 21831E.
  • File
  • 1840-1846 /

A commonplace book, 1840-1846, of David Roberts ('Dewi Siabot', [? 1821- ]) containing poetry, sermons and essays composed or copied by him during his period as a schoolmaster at Capel Curig and Waunfawr, Caernarfonshire.

Roberts, David, b. 1821?

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