File Llanstephan MS 167 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Poetry,

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Llanstephan MS 167 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].




  • [1621x1694] / (Creation)

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392 pp.Bound in calf.Some leaves loose and imperfect.Some leaves loose and imperfect.

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A manuscript containing poetry of Taliesin, Iolo Goch, Dafydd ap Gwilym, Siôn Cent, Siôn Phylip and others.
Pp. 27-128 , 137-278 were written c. 1623 (see p. 176); pp. 283-314a, 315-316, 319-322 somewhat later; and pp. 128b-133, 279-282, 314b-314c, 317-318, 323-366, as well as those pages at the beginning of the manuscript, written c. 1692 (see p. 364). On p. i is a table of contents by Lewis Morris.

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Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.

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J. Gwenogvryn Evans, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, vol. II, part II (London, 1903), pp. 754-757.

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Available on microfilm at the Library.

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Formerly Lewis Morris MS 28.


Preferred citation: Llanstephan MS 167 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Microform: $h - MEICRO LLANSTEPHAN MS 167.
  • Text: Llanstephan MS 167 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $q - Some leaves loose and imperfect.; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..