File NLW MS 21921A. - Sermons, accounts, &c.,

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NLW MS 21921A.


Sermons, accounts, &c.,


  • 1834-1861 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

i, 71 ff. (several leaves cut out) ; 185 x 115 mm. Rough calf binding, remains of brass clasp.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Archival history

'Evan Davies hiss Book kefan llus' on f. i. Label of D. Davies, bookbinder, Colwinston, Cowbridge, inside front cover.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

David Harbourne; Cardiff; Purchase (with NLW MSS 21922-4); 1983

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Scope and content

Notebook, 1834-1861, of the Rev. Evan David, Y Groes-faen, Llantrisant, Glamorgan, containing sermons; accounts and other particulars, 1845-1856, relating to Fforest-fawr and other farms in the Llantrisant area (ff. 6-9, 10 verso-11 verso, 14-15); medical and domestic recipes (ff. 5, inverted text 59 recto-verso); and a list of those pledging themselves to total abstinence (inverted text ff. 51 recto-verso, 52 verso). A newspaper account of the funeral of Evan David is on f. 70 verso.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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Finding aids

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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Related units of description

See also NLW MS 21922A.

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Title based on contents.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 21921A.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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


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  • English



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