File NLW MS 12013D. - Llawysgrif 'Llewelyn Twrog',

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NLW MS 12013D.


Llawysgrif 'Llewelyn Twrog',


  • [1833x1861] (Creation)

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The volume bears the names of Elizabeth Wright, Llwynedd, 1838, of Owen Jones, Tal y Cafn, and of David Roberts, Talycafn.

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A mutilated manuscript originally used as an account book, 1833 and undated, but largely containing drafts by (Lewis (or Llewelyn) Edwards] 'Llewelyn Twrog' of poetry (to Ruthin, etc.), observations on eisteddfod reform (with references to the proposed publication of Taliesin (1859) and to the forthcoming Ruthin eisteddfod), an essay on 'Danteithion', slab sales accounts, 1861 and undated, an essay on 'Addysg Deuluaidd', etc.

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Welsh, English.

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The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

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Formerly known as J. T. Evans 24.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 12013D.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 12013D; $q - Mutilated.