File Llanstephan MS 190 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]. - Welsh-English Dictionary,

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Llanstephan MS 190 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].


Welsh-English Dictionary,


  • 1722 / (Creation)

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321 ff. Calf.

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Archival history

The volume bears the inscriptions 'William Evans his book purchased April 11th 1757 of William Gambold son of the deceased author'; and 'Grace Elizabeth Fenwick Bought this Book of Mr. Evenas, 1796 Narberth'.

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Scope and content

A manuscript containing a Welsh-English dictionary by William Gambold containing words from the Bible, the Common Prayer Book, Buchedd yr Apostolion, Annogaeth i gymmuno'n fynych yn y sacrament, etc. Folio references are frequently given, showing where the words may be found. There are three columns to each folio.

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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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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. 777.

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Available on microfilm at the Library.

Available as a facsimile at the Library.

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See also Llanstephan MS 189ii, of which this text is a second and enlarged version.

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Preferred citation: Llanstephan MS 190 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Microform: $h - MEICRO LLANSTEPHAN MS 190.
  • Text: Llanstephan MS 190 [RESTRICTED ACCESS]; $z - Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies..
  • Microform: $h - Llanstephan MS 190 (Facsimile).