- 1778. (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
i-xvi, 236 pp., followed by a number of blank leaves. Bound in vellum.
The manuscript belonged to 'Edw: Jones, Bardd Telyn, No. 3, New Bond Street' in 1787 (i.e. Edward Jones ('Bardd y Brenin')).
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A manuscript containing works of Dafydd ap Gwilym 'yr Ofydd Cymreig. A gasclwyd allan o amryw Lyfrau gan Richd. Thomas A.B. e Coll. Jes. Oxon. 1778'. The collection contains eighty-one pieces.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
J. Gwenogvryn Evans, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, vol. II, part II (London, 1903), p. 774.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Phillips MS 26350 (numbered also 2160, vel 2169, 1197, B. 47.283, 2798, 92 and 16).
Preferred citation: Llanstephan MS 186 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].