File NLW MS 10901E. - Llanarth eisteddfod,

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NLW MS 10901E.


Llanarth eisteddfod,


  • 1875. (Creation)

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Literary compositions submitted for competition at the Crown Eisteddfod held at Llanarth, Cardiganshire, on 29 July, 1875, viz. 'Can o Glod i R. L. Lloyd, Nantgwyllt, fel Tirfeddianwr', translations into English of a portion of the 'awdl' 'Molawd Ynys Prydain' by David Owen ('Dewi Wyn o Eifion'), and prose translations into Welsh of a portion of Act III, Scene 2, of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, Prince of Denmark; together with adjudications by William Thomas ('Gwilym Marles'), Llandysul.

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  • Welsh
  • English

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Welsh, English.

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The description is also available in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Part XIX, 267.

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See also NLW MS 10895B, which contains an essay entitled 'Henafiaethau Llanarth a'r Cymydogaethau' by 'Ceredig ab Cunedda' submitted for the Crown Eisteddfod at Llanarth, 1875.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 10901E.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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November 2008.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961); Archives Network Wales on-line;

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