File NLW MS 1436E - The Present Government of Wales

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NLW MS 1436E


The Present Government of Wales


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George Owen (1552-1613), antiquary, was born at Henllys, near Newport, Pembrokeshire. His most important work, The Description of Penbrokshire, was begun in December 1602.

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Transcripts of 'A Dialogue of the praesent Government of Wales ... 1594' (from British Museum Harleian MS. 141) and of Cruell Laws against Welshmen (from Phillipps MS 21769 at the Cardiff Public Library) by George Owen (see The Description of Pembrokeshire, Part III. pp. 1-126).

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Formerly known as Henry Owen 96


Preferred citation: NLW MS 1436E

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  • Text: NLW MS 1436E.