File NLW MS 6511B. - Llyfr Llywelyn Siôn o Langewydd,

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NLW MS 6511B.


Llyfr Llywelyn Siôn o Langewydd,


  • [1560x1699] / (Creation)

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Cywyddau, awdlau and other poetry mainly in the hand of Llywelyn Siôn of Llangewydd, Glamorgan, poet and transcriber of Welsh manuscripts. Among the works included are those of Lewys Morgannwg, Davydd Nanmor, Iorwerth Vynglwyd, Howel Swrdwal, Risiart Iorwerth, Lewys y Glynn, Wiliam Egwad, Gyttor Glynn, Gwili, Tew, Sion Mowddwy, Llywelyn Sion (y copiwr), Risiart Lewys, Sion ap Howel Gwyn, Davydd Benwyn, Sion Tydyr, Meredydd ap Roser, Ieuan Gethin, Ieuan ap Howel Swrdwal, Huw Kae Llwyd, Huw Davi o Wynedd, Ieuan tew brydydd, William Llun, Llawdden, Lewys Mon, Bedo ffylib bach, Tydur Aled, Llywelyn ap Howel ap Ieuan ap Gronw, Rys Pennarth, Howel Davydd ap Ieuan ap Rys, Syr ffylip Emlyn, Syr Gruffydd Vychan, Lang lewys, Gryffydd Gryg, Thomas Derllysg, Rys Brychan, Ieuan ap Huw, Sils ap Sion, Daio du o benn y dainiol, Meistr Harri, Tydur Penllyn, Llywelyn Goch y dant, Gryffydd Davydd ychan, Gryffydd Llwyd ap Einon lygliw, Huw Dwnn, Risiart ap Rys brydydd, Ieuan daelwyn, Iolo Goch, Gwilim ap Ieuan hen, Morgan ap Howel, Thomas Llywelyn, Rys Brydydd, Ieuan ap Rydderch ap Ieuan Llwyd, Sion y Kent, Maredydd ap Rys, Mairig Davydd, Rys Nanmor, Rys Brenn, Ieuan Du'r Bilwg, Syr Davydd ap ffylip ap Rys, Ieuan Llawdden, Thomas Brwynllys, Rys ap Harri, Gronw Wiliam, Deio ap Ieuan Du, Morgan Elfel. Inserted between ff. 196 and 197 are poems in a later hand, mainly to Rowland Gwyn of Glanbran, by Thomas Jones, vicar of Llangamarch, his brother Dafydd Jones, and Thomas Morgan. At the end is a list of the poems and authors in a still later hand.

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Item: 1.1 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 6511B). Action: Condition reviewed. Action identifier: 4376353. Date: 20040302. Authorization: Selected for conservation. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: J. Thomas. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 6511B) : Kettle stitch and sewing thread broken, leaves and gatherings detached. Institution: WlAbNL.

Item: 1.2 Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 6511B). Action: Conserved. Action identifier: 4376353. Date: 20040506. Authorizing institution: NLW. Action agent: J. Jenkins. Status: Manuscript Volume (NLW MS 6511B) : Reattached gatherings with new thread. Institution: WlAbNL.


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The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).

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Refer also to NLW MSS 6512C, 6519E. For other examples of Llywelyn Siôn's transcript work, refer to Llyfr Hir Amwythig (later Llanstephan MS 134), Llyfr Hir Llywarch Reynolds (later NLW MS 970) and Llyfr Hir Llanharan (later in the Public Library, Cardiff).

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Formerly known as Traherne-Mansel Franklen 1.


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Preferred citation: NLW MS 6511B.

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  • Text: NLW MS 6511B.