File NLW MS 5475A - Llawysgrifau Ynyslwyd (Aberdâr)

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NLW MS 5475A


Llawysgrifau Ynyslwyd (Aberdâr)


  • 18 cent. (Creation)

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Formerly in the possession of D. P. Davies, Ynyslwyd, Aberdare.

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One of two 18th century manuscripts, comprising Tlysau'r Beirdd wedi ei gasglu ... [gan] Benjamin Simon, Bardd o Aber Gwili ... MDCCLI and Llyfr Dafydd ab Gwilim, Bardd o Lanbadarn Fawr, Yngharedigion, a ysgrifenwyd ... gan Benjamin Simon Bardd a Henefydd ... MDCCLIV. The manuscripts were fully catalogued for the Historical Manuscripts Commission by J. Gwenogvryn Evans (see his Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, II, Part I, 395-408 [London, 1902] when they were in the possession of D. P. Davies, Ynyslwyd, Aberdare, by whose daughters, Mrs Neville Pugh and Mrs Llewelyn Jones, they were presented to the National Library in 1926.

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  • Welsh

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Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, ed. by J. Gwenogvryn Evans, 2 vols (London: HMSO, 1898-1910), II (1902), 408.

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See also NLW MS 12253C.

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See also NLW MS 5474A


Preferred citation: NLW MS 5475A

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  • Text: NLW MS 5475A.