Skip to main content

'Welsh poems by various authors...'

 Single Item
MS. Welsh e. 3
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

'Welsh poems by various authors including a few by D. ap Gwilim & Tudur Aled. Welsh proverbs. The names of the 24 kings of the island of Brittain. Agreements. Many of the poems are in the autograph of Iaco ap Dewi.' At fol. 46 is an English agreement between Evan ap Owen of Dinas Mowdwy and Morgan David of Penaran, 28 May 1654.

(fols. 18-25 are of the 16th cent. at latest)


  • Creation: Written in several hands in the 16th, 17th and 18th century


61 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Welsh

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Welsh e. 3, fols. 1-2]

Please see our help page for further guidance on citing archives and manuscripts.


MS. Welsh e. 3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19086


'Welsh poems by various authors...'

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 31434

Immediate Source of Acquisition

'Bought Dec. 1891 from' a descendant of the rev. David Richards to whom the collection belonged.

Physical Facet

On paper


3 × 6 3/8 in.

'Welsh poems by various authors...'
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom