File Llanstephan MS 44 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Poetry and pedigrees, &c.,

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Llanstephan MS 44 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].


Poetry and pedigrees, &c.,


  • [17 cent., first ½]. (Creation)

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Extent and medium

38 pp. Half bound.

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Archival history

The name of Hugh Powell occurs in many places in the margins.

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Scope and content

A manuscript in two hands containing mainly poetry of Taliesin, Iolo Goch, Dafydd ab Edmwnd and others; also pedigrees of British rulers (pp. 6, 14-27, 29), which include englynion chronicling the history of British rulers from Brutus (pp. 16-22).

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Conditions governing access

Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright laws apply.

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Language and script notes

Welsh, English.

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Finding aids

J. Gwenogvryn Evans, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, vol. II, part II (London, 1903), pp. 514-515.

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Available on microfilm at the Library.

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Formerly Shirburn MS E. 17.


Preferred citation: Llanstephan MS 44 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Microform: $h - MEICRO LLANSTEPHAN MS 44.
  • Text: Llanstephan MS 44 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..