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Richards, David, 1751-1827
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A composite volume, the contents including: pp. 1-2, an English prose rendering of a 'cywydd' by Tudur Aled requesting a horse from the Abbot of Aber Conwy, the first line of the original being 'Gydag un a geidw Gwynedd . . .';...

William Owen-Pughe, 'Iolo Morganwg' and others.

'Cywydd y Drindod',

  • NLW MSS 2728C, 2729-2731B, 2732C, 2733B, 2734E.
  • File
  • [1793], [1851] /
  • Part of Edward Griffith MSS

The original manuscript and author's drafts of 'Cywydd y Drindod' by David Richards ('Dafydd Ionawr') and a transcript of the poem, with an introduction prepared for the press.

'Dafydd Ionawr' and others.

Albwm llofnodion, etc.,

An album of annotated autographs, photographs and engravings, printed matter, press cuttings, etc., compiled during the years 1858-1881. The volume is almost entirely devoted to persons who were prominent in the literary and musical life of Wales ...


A transcript by Ioan Pedr and others of NLW MSS 1246-1247D, which contain transcripts by Rhys Jones ('o'r Blaenau') of 'cywyddau' and other poetry by Wiliam Llŷn, Rhys Goch Glyndyfrdwy, Tudur Aled, Edward Mor[y]s, Gruffudd...

Ioan Pedr and others.


Miscellaneous poems, including a fragment of a poem by Hughe Hughes, Llwydiarth Esgob; a pencil copy of 'Beth sy'n hardd ?', with a translation into English ('What is Beautiful?'), 'Bedd fy Chwaer', 'Dymunia...

Barddoniaeth, etc.

A composite volume in various late eighteenth and early nineteenth century hands consisting largely of 'carolau', 'englynion', hymns, etc. by [David Thomas, 'Dafydd Ddu Eryri'], R. Philips, Mary Rees (Llanbrynmair, 18...

Correspondence of 'Erfyl',

Letters to 'Erfyl', the correspondents including [John Blackwell, 'Alun'], ?1829 (references to the Royal Denbigh Eisteddfod of 1828, William Owen-Pughe, etc.); Jane Davies, Penmaen Dovey, 1851 (letters of her father, 'Gwa...

David Harris: Extracts

Extracts made by David Harris, Cwmdauddwr, afterwards of Carno (1747-1834), from newspapers and periodicals, 1826-1828. They include short accounts of Edward Williams (Iolo Morganwg) and David Richards (Dafydd Ionawr).

Gwaith 'Dafydd Ionawr',

Transcripts by Robert Oliver Rees of poetry, letters, etc. by David Richards ('Dafydd Ionawr') and of poetry by others relating to him and his work.

Robert Oliver Rees.

Gwaith 'Dafydd Ionawr',

Poetry by David Richards ('Dafydd Ionawr') and notes for his biography mainly by John Jones, Borthwnog, Llanelltyd, John Williams, Dyffryn and Robert Oliver Rees.

John Jones, Borthwnog, John Williams, Dyffryn, Robert Oliver Rees and others.

Gweithiau 'Dafydd Ionawr',

An essay entitled 'Athrylith a Gweithiau Dafydd Ionawr' i.e. David Richards by Evan Jones ('Ieuan Gwynedd').

'Ieuan Gwynedd'.


Miscellaneous letters, 1806-69, of W. D. Conybeare, Daniel Silvan Evans, C. and A. Gibbs (London), Owen Wynne Jones ('Glasynys'), Humphrey Parry (Hackney - to David Thomas, 'Dafydd Ddu Eryri'), T. Thomas (canon of Bangor, Llanr...


One of eight volumes consisting of several hundred letters, chiefly of the first half of the nineteenth century, written mainly to John Jenkins and his wife, to Walter Davies and his daughter Jane, and to John Vaughan (Penmaen Dyfi) and other memb...

Letters R-W (P. B. Williams)

One of six volumes consisting of several hundred letters ranging in date from the late eighteenth century to about the middle of the nineteenth, and addressed mainly to Walter Davies, with some to his daughter Jane, to John Jenkins, and to John Va...

Letters, vol. III,

A volume made up of over two hundred and fifty items of correspondence, 1789-1807 and undated, nearly all addressed to William Owen [-Pughe]. The correspondents are the following: p. 843, Joseph Allen 'at Richard Mathias's Esqre. Hayston...

Llythyr Goronwy Owen,

A transcript by David Richards ('Dafydd Ionawr') of a letter sent 23 July 1767 from Brunswick, Virginia by Goronwy Owen to Richard Morris, London, and also of the elegy on Lewis Morris which accompanied it; a sketch, made for W[illiam] W...

'Dafydd Ionawr' and others.

Llythyrau llenorion,

Holograph letters addressed, except where otherwise stated, to Ebenezer Thomas ('Eben Fardd'). The writers include E[van] Evans [rector of Pennant, Montgomeryshire], 1830 (2) (greetings, lines by the recipient), Rob[ert] Williams, Fron D...

Llythyrau llenorion,

A collection of holograph letters and miscellaneous literary documents. The correspondents include Walter Davies ['Gwallter Mechain'] to [the Reverend] T. Richards, 'Schools', Berriew, 1824 (the publication of Powysion), John B...