File NLW MS 23452D. - Letters relating to R. J. Derfel,

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NLW MS 23452D.


Letters relating to R. J. Derfel,


  • 1911-1944. (Creation)

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66 ff. Guarded and filed.

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Over thirty letters, 1942-4, to T. J. Roberts relating to his study of R. J. Derfel and including letters from R. T. Jenkins (2) 1942-3, David James Jones ('Gwenallt') (4) 1944, Edward R. Pease (2) 1943, and T. Hudson Williams (1) 1943. Also included are letters, 1911-13, from T. E. Nicholas to R. J. Derfel's son Edward (1) 1911, and daughter Jane (4) 1911-13, and a letter, 1914, to T. E. Nicholas from the Reverend Benjamin Humphreys, Felin-foel.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their Readers' Tickets.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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Welsh, English.

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Finding aids

The contents of NLW MSS 22853-23691 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 9 (Aberystwyth, 2003).

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Further T. J. Roberts papers relating to R. J. Derfel are NLW MSS 23453A, 23454-23458B, 23459-23460A, 23461D and 23462E.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23452D.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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