File 24B. - Barddoniaeth, etc.

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Barddoniaeth, etc.


  • [17 cent., second ½]. (Creation)

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The volume bears the names, among others of Roberd Lloyd, Garn, Llangower, and Susana Lloyd, Fachddeiliog [Llangower]. According to a note by J. H. Davies at the end, the volume is one of the Glanrafon MSS and was purchased by him after the death of Nicholas Bennett.

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An imperfect composite volume of the second half of the seventeenth century containing 'englynion' mainly in Welsh but with a few in English, among them being 'Dechre Cuffessiad Hugh Llivon Clochydd Llanvfvdd' and stanzas by Gwerfyl fechan, Lewis Penllyn, and John Tvdvr; 'ymma i kalyn y pvm rhinwedd svdd ar y fervaen' ('neu Cas gan Gythravl' in a later hand); 'Carol y Genegwarth Synnwyr, Hil Brutys o droya...' by Will. Philip, 'Y Peniaith galluog ...' by Lewis Penllyn, and other free-metre poems; 'cywyddau' by Doctor Sion Kent, Sion Mowddwy, Sion Tvdvr, Mr Edmwnd Prvs, Sr. Davidd Trefor, Robert Clidro, Robin Ddv, Dafydd Lloyd, Iolo Goch, and Mredydd ab Rhys, and anonymous poems.

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Welsh, English.

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Preferred citation: 24B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: 24B.
  • Microform: $i - MEICRO CWRTMAWR MSS (RÎL/REEL 12).