File NLW MSS 11331-11332B - Esboniad ar y testament newydd,

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NLW MSS 11331-11332B


Esboniad ar y testament newydd,


  • [1828x1831] / (Creation)

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Several of the notebooks are bound in coarse brown paper.

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One of the notebook covers bears the name of 'Mr. William Green, Draper, Aberayron'.

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A group of notebooks containing the original manuscript of a commentary on the New Testament by the Reverend Thomas Phillips, D.D., Neuadd-lwyd, Cardiganshire, entitled Esboniad Byr ar y Testament Newydd (Carmarthen, 1831). Pages 369-70 and 464-5, containing the commentary on the Gospel of Saint John xx, 30-31, and xxi, 1-14, and Acts of the Apostles xx, 1-17, are wanting. Inset is a printed prospectus of the commentary, dated 22 March, 1828.

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See also the printed version of this work - Esboniad Byr ar y Testament Newydd (Caerfyrddin, 1831).

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Preferred citation: NLW MSS 11331-11332B

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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February 2009.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961); Y Bywgraffiadur Cymreig hyd 1940 (Llundain, 1953);

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  • Text: NLW MSS 11331-11332B.