File NLW MS 2026B [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Transcripts

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  • 1764 (Creation)

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iii, 137 ff. ; 210 x 165 mm. and less.

Quarter leather and marbled paper over boards; bookplate of Evan Evans 'curate of Llanfair talhaiarn' (inside back cover); rebacked at NLW.

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Transcripts made by Evan Evans (Ieuan Fardd), 1764, including: 'Bishop Humphreys's notes on A. Woods Athenae Oxonienses as far as it regards Wales'; correspondence relating to the publishing of Moses Williams's dictionary; a history of Britain 'from the time of Maximus the Tyrant (so called) to the retreat of the Loegrian Britains to their countrymen in Wales and Basse Bretagne…'; correspondence of Lewis Morris; poems by Ieuan ap Hywel Swrdwal, Dafydd ap Gwilym, Lewis Glyn Cothi, Iolo Goch, Ieuan Deulwyn, Gruffudd Llwyd ap Gweflyn, Rhys Goch Eryri, Gutun Owain, Gruffudd Llwyd ap Dafydd ab Einion (in the hand of Rhys Jones, Blaenau), William Wynn (Llangynhafal), Sion Tudur, and Ieuan Dew Brydydd; material relating to Meddygon Myddfai; an extract relating to John Dafydd Rhys; etc.

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

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English, Welsh.

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Covers worn.

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Available on microfilm at the Library.

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Formerly Panton MS 59.


Preferred citation: NLW MS 2026B.


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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 2026B [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..
  • Microform: $h - MEICRO NLW MS 2026B.