File NLW MS 13693C - Canu'r Carchar

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NLW MS 13693C


Canu'r Carchar


  • 1940 (Creation)

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xvii, 86 ff. ; 250 x 200 mm.

Red buckram.

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Typewritten copies of sonnets and other poems composed by T. E. Nicholas in Swansea and Brixton prisons. There is also a typewritten preface and detailed introduction recounting the poet's arrest and imprisonment.

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These poems, with three exceptions, were later published in Canu'r Carchar (Llandysul, 1942), the exceptions being the sonnet 'Golygydd y Cymro' (f. 64) and two English poems, 'A Day of Prayer' (f. 84) and 'The Patriot's Prayer' (f. 85).


Preferred citation: NLW MS 13693C

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  • Text: NLW MS 13693C.