File NLW ex 3006. - Archdeacon D. R. Thomas letters to P. B. Davies-Cooke, Gwysaney

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NLW ex 3006.


Archdeacon D. R. Thomas letters to P. B. Davies-Cooke, Gwysaney


  • 1892-1902 (Creation)

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Archdeacon David Richard Thomas (1833-1916), antiquary, historian and author, was born in Llanfechain, Montgomeryshire. He was the author of several works, including A History of the Diocese of St Asaph, of which a second edition, in three volumes, appeared in 1908-1913.

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Cooper Barrington LLP; Froncysyllte; Purchase (with NLW Facs 1091); July 2018; 99880633602419.

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Three letters, dated 1892 and 1901-1902, from Archdeacon D. R. Thomas addressed to P. B. Davies-Cooke of Gwysaney, together with a prospectus for his publication The Life and Work of Bishop Davies & William Salesbury (Oswestry, 1902).

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  • English

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