File NLW MS 15498B. - Journal of a tour in North Wales

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NLW MS 15498B.


Journal of a tour in North Wales


  • [1847] (Creation)

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26 ff. (ff. 1-3 verso blank; ff. 10-26 verso inverted text) ; 185 x 115 mm.

Marbled paper covers.

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Journal of Rev. Henry Richard concerning a tour in North Wales, October [1847] (watermark 1842).
The volume comprises a diary kept during a week of sightseeing and preaching, travelling from Bala, Merioneth, to Llandudno, Caernarvonshire (ff. 4-9 verso), and including a copy of an englyn by an unknown author (possibly Richard himself) (f. 8), together with notes for sermons on Biblical texts which were probably delivered during the tour (ff. 10-26 verso, inverted text).

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English, Welsh.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 15498B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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June 2006.




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Description compiled by David Moore.

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