A large volume of the poetry of Dafydd ap Gwilym copied from the works of the Morris brothers of Anglesey by Owain Myfyr in 1768.
The Poetry of Dafydd ap Gwilym
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- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS DAGP
- Dates of Creation1768
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh.
- Physical Description1 volume
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Administrative / Biographical History
Owen Jones, 1741-1814, was a native of Llanfihangel Glyn Myfyr, Denbighshire, who moved to live to London. He was a Quaker and a successful businessman. The promotion of Welsh literary life was one of his greatest interests. He was a member of the Cymmrodorion Society and a co-founder, with Robin Ddu, of the Gwyneddigion Society.
Dafydd ap Gwilym was one of the great poets of 14th century Wales.
Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts
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Item received by the University College of North Wales on 30 June 1927
Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, January 2003.
Other Finding Aids
A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 6
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