Cyfreithjeu Hywel Dda ...

Scope and Content

A copy of William Wotton: Cyfreithjeu Hywel Dda ac eraill, seu Leges Wallicae ..., London, 1730. Manuscript annotations have been added to the text by Walter Davies ('Gwallter Mechain') [see under 'Tarddiad']. Within the volume is the title page of Llyft Gweddi Gyffredin, 1710, with genealogical memoranda of a Roberts family, 1736-1795.


Formerly known as Penybontfawr 15.

Preferred citation: NLW MS 8511E

Custodial History

The copy was given by Dr [?James] Chelsham to Richard Thomas, scholar of Jesus College, Oxford, 1775. It afterwards passed into the hands of Edward Jones ('Bardd y Brenin'), who gave it to Walter Davies ('Gwallter Mechain').

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