NLW MS 1979B [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
Triads, poetry, &c.
- [c. 1780], [1787x1788] (Creation)
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Extent and medium
i, 78 ff. (paginated 1-156; pp. 145-156 blank) ; 205 x 165 mm.
Quarter leather and marbled paper over boards.
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Scope and content
A manuscript in the autograph of Evan Evans (Ieuan Fardd) containing triads (pp. 1-32); poetry, the poets cited including Taliesin, Dafydd ap Gwilym, Siôn Cent and Gruffydd Dwnn (pp. 33-86, 95-102); a list of Welsh holy (saints') days (pp. 87-90); names of Welsh rivers and their sources (pp. 91-94); etc. The volume also contains an appendix in the hand of D[avid] Ellis, [1787x1788]. The section containing triads is apparently left unfinished as most of p. 32 and the whole of p. 33 are blank.
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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
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, ed. by J. Gwenogvryn Evans, 2 vols (London: HMSO, 1898-1910), II (1905), 813-815.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Panton MS 10.
Preferred citation: NLW MS 1979B.
Title based on contents.
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Place access points
Name access points
- Ellis, David, 1736-1795 (Creator)
Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales