File NLW MS 23391E. - Letters to 'Pencerdd Gwalia'

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NLW MS 23391E.


Letters to 'Pencerdd Gwalia'


  • 1842-1910 (Creation)

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217 ff.

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Letters and cards, 1842-1910, to John Thomas (Pencerdd Gwalia) reflecting his long career and including references to his early efforts to establish himself as a musician, to his concert tours abroad, and to his compositions.
Among the correspondents are Augusta Ada King-Noel, Lady Lovelace (18) 1844-1847 and n.d., Dr Joseph Parry (1) 1874, Cipriani Potter (6) 1851-1867, Brinley Richards (4) 1862-1864 and n.d., Sir Arthur Sullivan (1) 1873 and Penry Williams (1) 1855. Also included are drafts and copies of letters, 1851-1910, from John Thomas.

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English, French, German.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23391E.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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