Poetry, Cyfrinach beirdd ynys Prydain,

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 210 NLW MS 13170B.
  • Alternative Id.
      (alternative) vtls006005907
  • Dates of Creation
      [1767x1800] /
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English, Welsh.
  • Physical Description
      Pp. 17-35 (24 missed out), 39- 48, 59-64, [65-66], 69-70, 73-74, [75-78], 79-80, [81-86], 89-104, 107-198, 201-240, 243-248, 253-270, 273-282, the pages in square brackets inserted from the Iolo A. Williams collection. Bound in green vellum.
  • Location
      ARCH/MSS (GB0210)

Scope and Content

An imperfect volume containing English poetry by, and in the autograph of, Edward Williams, 'Iolo Morganwg', with four pieces of paper headed 'Castles in the Air', No. I, No. II, No. II[I], No. IV, containing a list of the contents to p. 192. Also included are twenty-four folios, damaged and cut away at the edges, containing part of an early version of 'Cyfrinach Beirdd Ynys Prydain' in the autograph of Iolo Morganwg.


Title based on contents.

Formerly known as Llanover E. 8.

Preferred citation: NLW MS 13170B.

Other Finding Aids

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

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