English Translation of Historiae Brytannicae Defensio

Scope and Content

A translation into English by W. H. Porter of the first nine chapters of Sir John Price's Historiae Brytannicae Defensio published in 1573.

Administrative / Biographical History

W. H. Porter was an Assistant Lecturer in Latin at the University College of North Wales between 1907 and 1915. He later became a Professor at Cork.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, September 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 414

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