File NLW MS 22681C - Welsh folk-songs

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NLW MS 22681C


Welsh folk-songs


  • 1910-1911 (Creation)

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24 ff. 260 x 170 mm. Manuscript music sheets stitched together.

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Donated by Mrs Frances Môn Jones,; Llanfair Caereinion,; 1989

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A collection of twenty-eight folk-songs, mostly with words, noted by Mrs [later Lady] Ruth Herbert Lewis, collected in Flintshire and Denbighshire in 1910-1911. Thirteen of the songs are published in her Folk-songs collected in Flintshire and the Vale of Clwyd (Wrexham, 1914) or Journal of the Welsh Folk-song Society, 1 (1909-12) and 2 (1914-25).

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  • engwel

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English, Welsh

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 22681C

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