File NLW MS 9499B. - Gwaith R. J. Derfel,

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NLW MS 9499B.


Gwaith R. J. Derfel,


  • [1860x1889] / (Creation)

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Holograph manuscripts of lectures, papers and sermons by Robert Jones Derfel (1824-1905) including a letter to the Welsh Baptist Church at Granby Row, Manchester, 1866; 'Beginning at Jerusalem', 1866; 'Winter speaking and Summer silence', 1866; 'Not one, not some, but all'; sermons, 1860-1; and letters from John Lewis ('Ap Gwalia'), Aberdare; Robert Parry ('Robyn Ddu Eryri'), Ludlow, 1889; and William Thomas ('Islwyn'), undated and incomplete.

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  • Welsh
  • English

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Welsh, English.

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See NLW MS 12698A, which contains a notebook of autograph sermons, 1862-1864, by Robert Jones Derfel.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 9499B.

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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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May 2008.


  • English



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Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS;

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  • Text: NLW MS 9499B.