File Llanstephan MS 166 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Poetry, &c.,

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Llanstephan MS 166 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].


Poetry, &c.,


  • [c. 1727]. (Creation)

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360 pp., with blank leaves at beginning and end. Bound in calf.

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Scope and content

A manuscript written c. 1727 (see p. 216) containing poetry of Dafydd ap Gwilym, Edmwnd Prys, Guto'r Glyn, Siôn Phylip and others; and articles of agreement between Richard Mytton, Esq. and his tenants in the lordship of Mawddwy, drawn up at Shrewsbury on the 11th of September 1597 in the presence of T. Owen and W. Leighton, chief justice of North Wales.

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Conditions governing access

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

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright laws apply.

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Language and script notes

Welsh, English.

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Finding aids

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

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Available on microfilm at the Library.

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Formerly Lewis Morris MS 32.


Preferred citation: Llanstephan MS 166 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Microform: $h - MEICRO LLANSTEPHAN MS 166.
  • Text: Llanstephan MS 166 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..