NLW MS 2031B [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
Proverbs, poetics, &c.
- [?17 cent., first ½] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
i, 79 ff. (paginated 133-290) ; 195 x 145 mm.
Quarter leather and marbled paper over boards.
Name of creator
'Richard ap Robert his booke 1691' (p. 136); also inscribed 'J. Jones sadler his book, 1729'; 'Humphrey Jones his book, 1729'; 'Robert Parry, of Llan ystyndwy, hujus Liber, 1763'.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A manuscript in the hand of [?the Rev. John Pryce] (see Llanstephan MS 187) containing proverbs, 'mesureu kerd', etc. It is a copy of the same original as Peniarth MS 155, pp. 3-168.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
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.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Pages 283-290 imperfect; several folios missing in the middle of the section containing proverbs; leaves extensively repaired [?at NLW].
Historical Manuscripts Commission, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, ed. by J. Gwenogvryn Evans, 2 vols (London: HMSO, 1898-1910), II (1905), 865-866.
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Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Panton MS 65.
Preferred citation: NLW MS 2031B.
Title based on contents.
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Place access points
Name access points
- Pryce, John, Rev., Mellteyrn (Creator)
Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales