File NLW MS 23773A. - Diary

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NLW MS 23773A.




  • 1992 (Creation)

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i, 73 (blank from 57 verso) ; 165 x 115 mm.

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W.H. Smith diary of Raymond Garlick for the year 1992, with one week to view, giving an account of his daily life, interests, work and comments on the news (ff. 4 verso-42 verso, 44-57).
There are no entries for 23 July-23 August (ff. 33 verso-38). The volume includes references to Jacques Wirz (ff. 4 verso-5 verso, 15, 27, 32), Jon Dressel (ff. 7 verso-30 passim, 42-51 passim), Tony Conran (f. 12 verso), Roland Mathias (f. 13 verso, 20-21, 31 verso, 38 verso, 42 verso), Gwyn Jones (f. 23) and R. S. Thomas (ff. 55 verso-56). He also describes visits to Switzerland, 2-7 January (ff. 4 verso-5 verso), and the Netherlands, 6-12 April (ff. 18 verso-19).

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Item: 1.1 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 23773A). Action: Condition reviewed. Action identifier: 4186061. Date: 20030207. Authorization: Selected for conservation. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: J. Thomas. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 23773A) : Theatre ticket loose and volume needs lettering. Institution: WlAbNL.

Item: 1.2 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 23773A). Action: Conserved. Action identifier: 4186061. Date: 20040115. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: D. Williams. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 23773A) : Hinged in ticket and attached gold foil lettered label. Institution: WlAbNL.


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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23773A.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 23773A.