NLW MS 21831E.
Llyfr Dewi Siabot,
- 1840-1846 / (Creation)
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Extent and medium
45 ff. ; 330 x 200 mm. Stitched in brown paper wrappers, repaired at NLW.
Name of creator
'David Roberts his Book. Amrywiaeth' on front cover.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Venerable Archdeacon Owen Thomas; Berriew; Donation; 1982
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Scope and content
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.
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The contents of NLW MSS 21701-22852 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 8 (Aberystwyth, 1999).
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Title based on contents.
Preferred citation: NLW MS 21831E.
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Name access points
- Roberts, David, b. 1821? (Creator)
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This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH.
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