File NLW MS 23562D. - Traethawd ar hanes Cymru,

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NLW MS 23562D.


Traethawd ar hanes Cymru,


  • [19 gan., canol] / (Creation)

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83 ff. (paginated 7-172) Guarded and filed at NLW.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Mr Peter Weston Black; Falls Church, Virginia; Donation; December 1996; A1996/173.

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Scope and content

An incomplete essay, [mid-19 cent.], on the history of Wales from the time of Vortigern to that of Owain Glyndŵr by John Edwards (Eos Glan Twrch).

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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Finding aids

The contents are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 9 (Aberystwyth, 2003).

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Miscellaneous papers relating to John Edwards and genealogical notes and pedigrees relating to the Edwards family are NLW ex 1781.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23562D.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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Dates of creation revision deletion

May 2009.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS;

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  • Text: NLW MS 23562D.