File NLW MS 23766B. - Diary

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NLW MS 23766B.




  • 1987 (Creation)

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i, 196 ff. ; 210 x 145 mm.

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Diary of Raymond Garlick for the year 1987, with one day to a page, giving an account of his daily life and interests, reminiscences and comments on the news (ff. 3-186).
The volume includes references to Andrew Sachs (ff. 4 recto-verso, 55, 56 verso-57, 71 verso, 152 verso, 162 verso, 167-168), Gwynfor Evans (ff. 4 verso, 103), R. S. Thomas (ff. 7 verso, 46, 181), Tony Bianchi (f. 46 verso), Tom Paulin (ff. 45 verso, 46 verso), John Petts (f. 55 verso), Glyn Jones (f. 106), Brenda Chamberlain (ff. 106, 116, 117 verso), Jon Dressel (ff. 22-157 passim), Elwyn Davies (f. 124), Belinda Humfrey (ff. 144, 179 verso-180), Tony Conran (f. 165 verso), Jacques Wirz (ff. 13, 146 verso-149) and Roland Mathias (ff. 7 verso, 22, 34, 91, 104, 144). He also describes visits to the Netherlands (ff. 123-125) and Switzerland (ff. 146 verso-149). Also included are a few notes and cash accounts (ff. 188-189 verso, 195) while a few cuttings have been pasted into the volume.

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Item: 1.1 Manuscript Volume (NLW 23766B). Action: Condition reviewed. Action identifier: 4183266. Date: 20030228. Authorization: Selected for conservation. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: J. Thomas. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW23766B) : Unlabelled volume. Institution: WlAbNL.

Item: 1.2 Manuscript Volume (NLW 23766B). Action: Conserved. Action identifier: 4183266. Date: 20030923. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: G. Edwards. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW 23766B) : New cloth lettered label attached. Institution: WlAbNL.


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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23766B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 23766B.