File Peniarth MS 554 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Catalogue of Hengwrt manuscripts,

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Catalogue of Hengwrt manuscripts,


  • 1861-1871. (Creation)

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74 ff. ; 218 x 135 mm. Blue cloth over boards.

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The bookplate of W. R. M. Wynne is inside the front cover.

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A copy of W. W. E. Wynne's 'Catalogue of the Hengwrt MSS at Peniarth' published in Archaeologia Cambrensis 3rd series, vol. XV (1869), pp. 209- 25, 352-78; 4th series, vol. I (1870), pp. 73-100, 324-40; vol. II (1871), pp. 101-39, and 'Catalogue of the Peniarth MSS', 3rd series, vol. VII (1861), pp. 164-8, marked-up with J. Gwenogvryn Evans's revised Peniarth manuscript numbers and with valuations of the manuscripts.

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

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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The description is also available in Graham C. G. Thomas, Peniarth MSS: Additional (Aberystwyth, 1990), 12.

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Available on microfilm at the Library.

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See also Peniarth MS 555.

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Preferred citation: Peniarth MS 554 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: Peniarth MS 554 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..
  • Microform: $h - MEICRO PENIARTH MS 554.