- [17 cent.]-[late 18 cent.] (Creation)
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Extent and medium
164 pp., unnumbered, several blank, others mutilated ; 290 x 190 mm.
Name of creator
Inside the cover are two letters, 8 and 9 May 1911, from Sir J. Herbert Lewis and Lady Lewis, to whom the manuscript had been lent.
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Content and structure area
Scope and content
A volume of Welsh poetry, with some prose items, written in the seventeenth and late eighteenth centuries in several distinct hands. The following are among the previous owners: John Jones of Tu yn y graig, Cerrig y druidion, Edward Jones, 1723, and David Morris.
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Script of material
Language and script notes
Welsh and English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Pages 73-76 becoming loose.
A detailed list of the contents of this volume is available in the typescript Schedule of Plas Nantglyn MSS and Estate Records held at NLW, pp. 11-18.
The poems in the volume are indexed on-line in the Index to Welsh Poetry in Manuscript (MALDWYN): https://www.library.wales/index.php?id=12888
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Preferred citation: 3.