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Penillion, &c.

  • NLW MS 10745B.
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  • 1814

'A Collection of Welsh Pennillion, etc.', in the hand of Richard Williams, Denbigh, 10 November, 1814, containing 'penillion telyn', 'englynion', and extracts from 'cywyddau' by Siôn Brwynog, Wiliam Llŷn, Go...

Williams, Richard, of Denbigh

Barddoniaeth 'Dafydd Ddu Eryri',

  • NLW MS 10869B.
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  • 1782-1808 /

An incomplete volume of free- and strict-metre poetry in the hand of, and largely by, David Thomas ('Dafydd Ddu Eryri') of Waunfawr, Caernarvonshire. The dated poems belong to the years 1782-1785, 1800, and 1808. Among the titles are: &#...

Thomas, David, 1759-1822


  • NLW MS 10998E.
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  • [1874x1934].

Miscellanea, including incomplete adjudications by Owen Jones on essays on the antiquities of the vale of Conway ('Henafiaethau Dyffryn Conway'), the foundation of Maenan Abbey ('Sefydliad Mynachlog Maenan'), etc.; the Elementa...

Barddoniaeth Clwydwenfro,

  • NLW MS 11533D.
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  • 1856-1884 /

A scrap-book of John Lloyd James (Clwydwenfro), Congregational minister at March, Cambridgeshire, etc. The volume was compiled during the period 1856-1884 and consists largely of original poetry and a few translations by 'Clwydwenfro', i...

James, J. Lloyd, 1835-1919

Barddoniaeth Owen Williams,

  • NLW MS 11719B.
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  • [1825x1851] /

Holograph poetry, largely in the form of 'englynion', by Owen Williams ('Owain Gwyrfai'), Waunfawr, co. Caernarvon. The volume is indexed. At the end are copies, in another hand, of verses entitled 'My Native Land' (&...

Williams, O. (Owen), 1790-1874

Casgliad amrywiol,

  • NLW MS 12526F.
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  • [1850x1915] /

A scrap album containing manuscript and printed items, newspaper cuttings, etc., described on the first page as 'Casgliad amrywiol o eiddo Ionawryn Williams [see the preceding manuscript] yn cynnwys engreifftiau o'i ddiddordeb a'i w...

Williams, Ionawryn.

Letters to John Jones (Ivon)

  • NLW MS 14026B.
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  • 1837-1900

Papers of John Jones (Ivon), Aberystwyth, 1837-1900, including twenty-five letters addressed to him, 1864-1893, mainly containing social and personal news with some political and other matters.The correspondents are Thomas Charles Edwards, 1876 (f...

Jones, John, 1820-1898

Letters of John Jones (Tegid)

  • NLW MS 14145C.
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  • 1831-1834

Four letters, mostly in English, May-October 1831, May 1834, from John Jones (Tegid), Oxford, to Henry Jones, Merthyr Tydfil, mainly concerning Tegid's dispute with William Bruce Knight on the proposed reform of Welsh orthography (see W. B. K...

Jones, John, 1792-1852

Cerddi Gwilym Cowlyd

  • NLW MS 14926A.
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  • 1819-1868

Llyfr nodiadau, 1819-1868, yn cynnwys cerddi holograff gan W. J. Roberts (Gwilym Cowlyd), 1858-1868. = Notebook, 1819-1868, containing holograph poems by W. J. Roberts (Gwilym Cowlyd), 1858-1868.Mae'r cerddi yn cynnwys fersiwn ddrafft a chynl...

Gwilym Cowlyd, 1828-1904

Talhaiarn papers,

  • NLW MS 16139E.
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  • 1831-1949 /

A collection of papers, 1831-1949, relating to John Jones ('Talhaiarn'), accumulated by his great-niece Lilian M. Jones.They include holograph poems and lyrics in English and Welsh, [1843]-1868, mostly composed, but some copied, by Talha...

Talhaiarn, 1810-1869.

Poetic correspondence of Gilfach Glyd,

  • NLW MS 16393C.
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  • 1877-1884 / Thomas Thomas and Lord Aberdare.

Ten letters, 1877-1884, in English and Welsh, to David Edwards, farmer, of Gilfach Glyd, Ynysybwl, Glamorgan, from Thomas Thomas (Twm Ddwywaith), farmer, of Cefn Pennar Ycha, Aberdare, dealing with personal matters and including englynion, tribann...

Thomas, Thomas, 1808-1886.

Log book of the barque Oswingo,

  • NLW MS 16641B.
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  • 1875-1879 /

A volume, 1875-1879, belonging to Thomas Hughes, Holyhead, containing a log of the barque 'Oswingo' (commanded by Captain A. Waycott), recording a voyage from Manilla to New York, September-November 1876 (ff. 1-33), and from New York tow...

Hughes, Thomas, of Holyhead.

Cerddi Siôn Ebrill,

  • NLW MS 21723B.
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  • 1865 /

Two carolau plygain and 'Cerdd i ofyn cyf[r]wy' by 'John Richard o'r Garth' (Siôn Ebrill). 'G. Griffiths, Dyffryn, ai ysgrifenodd i Richard Jones, Cowper, Harlech, 1865' (f. 12 verso).

Griffith, Griffith, of Dyffryn.

Carolau, &c.,

  • NLW MS 21726B.
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  • [19 cent., second ½].

Notebook and loose leaves containing carols, hymns and other verse including a hymn headed 'Hymnau Iw Canu yn Cymdeithas Dyngarol Eglwys-Bach' attributed to Evan Evans [?Ieuan Glan Geirionydd] (f. ii verso); a marwnad to a young Vale of ...

Commonplace book,

  • NLW MS 21956A.
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  • 1868-1869 /

A commonplace book of John Jones, Ebbw Vale, Monmouthshire containing aphorisms and transcripts of poetry by John Davies ('Ossian Gwent').

Jones, John, Ebbw Vale.

Tomos Glyn Cothi diary,

  • NLW MS 21970A.
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  • 1817-1819.

Moore's Vox Stellarum; or ... Almanack ... for the year 1818 with manuscript entries by Thomas Evans (Tomos Glyn Cothi) of preaching and other ministerial engagements, January 1818-January 1819, maxims and other extracts from printed sources,...

Evans, Thomas, 1764-1833.

William Hopkyn Rees commonplace book,

  • NLW MS 22104C.
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  • 1876-1893.

Commonplace book, 1876-1893, of the Rev. Dr William Hopkyn Rees, a missionary in the North China, LMS, mission field, containing Welsh and English verse; sermon and other notes; quotations and maxims; and personal memoranda.

Rees, William Hopkyn, 1859-1924.

Cerddi Gwydderig,

  • NLW MS 22196D.
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  • 1920.

The first of three volumes containing indexed transcripts by Mrs Mary A. Jones, Johannesburg, of poetry in Welsh by her uncle Richard Williams (Gwydderig, 1842-1917).

Gwydderig, 1842-1917.

Cerddi Gwydderig,

  • NLW MS 22197D.
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  • 1920.

The second of three volumes containing indexed transcripts by Mrs Mary A. Jones, Johannesburg, of poetry in Welsh by her uncle Richard Williams (Gwydderig, 1842-1917).

Gwydderig, 1842-1917.

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