File NLW MS 21375A. - Memorandum-books,

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NLW MS 21375A.




  • [19 cent., first ΒΌ] / (Creation)

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Two memorandum-books or notebooks which belonged to Iolo Morganwg. The earlier of the two, marked 'Memoranda Hints. &c. 1805', contains triads, proverbs, 'englynion' and other verses, music, particulars of the contents of 'Ancient Historical Documents relating to Wales and the Welsh Nation', a work in two volumes 'To be published by E. Wms in 1807', various Welsh words with their meanings, a list of printed collections of Welsh poetry, including hymns, notes on versification, and a list of 'Traits in the Southwalian from the Troubadorian Poetry', etc. The other which has fewer entries contains, among other things, a note headed 'Ofergoelion am y Tylwyth Teg ym Morganwg', a list of Copper Smoke Subscribers and Judges, a few recipes, and a series of 'Pennillion Diarhebgoel' by Iolo Morganwg.

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Welsh, English.

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Formerly Iolo A. Williams MS 84.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 21375A.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 21375A.