File NLW MS 2691D. - Llyfr Pant Phillip

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NLW MS 2691D.


Llyfr Pant Phillip


  • [17 cent., first ¼]-[17 cent., second ½] (Creation)

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Formerly in the possession of the Owen family of Pant Phillip, near Dolgellau.

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Pedigrees, mainly of North Wales families; a list of uncommon Welsh words taken from John Davies, Mallwyd: Dictionarium ... (London, 1632); a vocabulary of some 'hard' Latin words; 'cywyddau' and other poems by Rowland Williams, Rhys Meigen, Dafydd ap Gwilym, Rowland Vaughan, Siôn Cent, Dafydd ab Edmwnd, Wiliam Phylip, Owen Gruffydd, Edmwnd Prys, Robin Ddu, Siôn Phylip, Sion Tudur, Gruffudd Phylip, Maredudd ap Rhys, Gutun Owain, Iolo Goch, Morus Berwyn, Ffowc Prys, Owain Gwynedd, Roger [C]yffin, Siôn Brwynog, Syr Owain ap Gwilym, Wiliam Llŷn, Huw Arwystli, Richard Phylip, Dafydd Nanmor, [If]an Llwyd ('o wain Eingian'), Hywel Cilan, Edwart Urien, Lewis Glyn Cothi, Rhys Cain, Lewis Trefnant, Matthew Brwmffild, James Dwnn, Ieuan Dew Brydydd, Heilyn Fardd, Huw Machno, Guto'r Glyn, etc. ; a description of Britain based on the early chronicles; the triads of Dyfnwal Moelmud; etc.

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Welsh, Latin, English.

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This description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume I (Aberystwyth, 1943).

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See also NLW MS 2715E, which includes extracts from Pant Philip deeds, and NLW MS 2723D, which includes Pant Phillip pedigrees.

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Formerly known as Edward Griffith 1.


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Preferred citation: NLW MS 2691D.

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  • Text: NLW MS 2691D.