File NLW MS 5931A - Copi o waith Edmwnd Prys a Wiliam Cynwal, &c.

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NLW MS 5931A


Copi o waith Edmwnd Prys a Wiliam Cynwal, &c.


  • [18 cent.] (Creation)

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The manuscript belonged to Robert John Pryse (Gweirydd ap Rhys) in 1844.

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A transcript of the 'flyting' poems of Edmwnd Prys (1543/4-1623) and Wiliam Cynwal (d. 1587/8), with anonymous englynion, a copy of a cywydd by Rhys Goch Eryri (fl. early 15 cent.), and a fragment of an elegy by Stephen Philips upon the death of Queen Anne (1665-1714); financial memoranda, 1751-1756.

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  • English
  • Welsh

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Welsh, English

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 5931A

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  • Text: NLW MS 5931A.