Barddoniaeth, etc.,

Scope and Content

An imperfect manuscript, the greater part of the volume believed to be in the hand of the Reverend Dafydd Williams, vicar of Pen-llin, co. Glamorgan, 1662-?1694 (see TLLM, tt. 102-04). The contents include transcripts of a mock sermon headed 'A Sermon preached by a Rd. Father in ye Jesuits Chappell at ye Kings Inns, Dublin, on St. Patrick's day 1687/8', Welsh strict- and free-metre poems by Ieuan ap Rydderch ap Ieuan Llwyd, Davydd Llwyd Lle'n ap Gr., Da. Williams, 'viccar Penllin' (the scribe mentioned above), Hop. Da. Edward, 'clochudd Llangevelach', Tomas Morgan 'o'r Tyle Garw' (name inserted by Edward Williams, 'Iolo Morganwg'), Edw. ab Evan 'o ben y fai', and Rydderch Siôn Lle'n, and unattributed Welsh poems.


Title based on contents.

Formerly known as Llanover B. 22.

Preferred citation: NLW MS 13080B.

Other Finding Aids

The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

Custodial History

The names of William Thomas, 1756, and Morris Evan appear as marginalia.

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