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'17th century. Welsh poems by various authors...'

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MS. Welsh e. 4
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'17th century. Welsh poems by various authors, said to be in the autograph of Lewis Dwnn. Second half of the MS., 18th century. Astrological wheels & tables (partly in English). A brief Chronicle from Brutus to Cadwaladr. The Welsh descent of Cromwell. The eight parts of speech by James David, 1669.'


  • Creation: Written in the 17th and 18th century


114 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Welsh

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Welsh e. 4, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Welsh e. 4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19092


'17th century. 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. 31435

Immediate Source of Acquisition

'Bought Dec. 1891 from a descendant of the rev. David Richards to whom the collection belonged. This volume was owned by 'Dafydd Rhisiart, 1755.'

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/8 × 6 1/8 in.

'17th century. Welsh poems by various authors...'
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