File 249B. - Triads, etc.

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Triads, etc.


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On the inside upper cover, in the hand of Mary Richards [Darowen], is the name of Revd. David Richards Silin 1820'.

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A manuscript in the hand of David Richards ('Dewi Silin') containing transcripts from Edward Williams ['Iolo Morganwg']: Poems, Lyric and Pastoral, Vol. II (London, 1794), pp. 217-37, of 'An Account of, and Extracts from The Welsh-Bardic Triades', 'Trioedd Braint a Defod', with an English translation entitled 'Institutional Triades', and 'Trioedd Barddas' (incomplete). Beginning at the end are an account of the city of Jerusalem ('History of the Roman Empire', vol. 2, p. 388), dissertations on 'The Resurrection' and on the Principles of Toleration, and extracts from the Salopian Journal, 24 August, 30 November 1825.

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English, Welsh.

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Preferred citation: 249B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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