File Peniarth MS 73 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Barddoniaeth,

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  • [c. 1621] (Creation)

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226 pp. : paper ; 200 x 149 mm. In a case.

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William Jones is noted as being a previous owner of the manuscript.

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A manuscript in the hand of a single scribe, [c. 1621], comprising religious and secular poetry of Guto'r Glyn, Siôn Tudur, Edmwnd Prys and others; an interlude of the Passion; and the Statute of Gruffudd ap Cynan.
Also included is a poem composed by Hywel Bangor for an Eisteddfod in 1577.

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Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.

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A detailed list of the manuscript's contents may be found in J. Gwenogvryn Evans, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, vol. I (London, 1898-1905), 486-491.

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Digital version available (November 2022)

Available on microfilm at the Library.

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Formerly Hengwrt MS 497. The manuscript is now in two parts.


Preferred citation: Peniarth MS 73 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Microform: $h - MEICRO PENIARTH MS 73.
  • Text: Peniarth MS 73 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..