Lecture notes, &c.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 210 NLW MS 22411C
  • Alternative Id.
      (alternative) vtls004272105
      (alternative) (WlAbNL)0000272105
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English  English.
  • Physical Description
      i, 72 ff.
      Guarded and filed at NLW.
  • Location
      ARCH/MSS (GB0210)

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous notes by Idris Davies, [?1933]-[?1951], comprising an essay on 'Poetry & Politics' (ff. 2-6 verso); notes on early Welsh poetry and on Welsh history (ff. 7-22); notes on English literature, apparently for lectures given by Idris Davies to evening classes for the unemployed (ff. 23-56 verso); lecture notes on 'The Anglo-Welsh' (ff. 57-8 verso); draft syllabus of 'A Course in English Literature' (ff. 59-60); notes on 'Literature and Propaganda' (f. 61 recto-verso); miscellaneous literary notes (ff. 62-9); list of poems published in newspapers and periodicals, 1949-1951 (f. 70 recto-verso); and list of poems to be published in an anthology, together with a draft introduction (ff. 71-2).


Title based on contents.

Preferred citation: NLW MS 22411C.


For the notes apparently intended for evening classes for the unemployed (ff. 23-56 verso) see Islwyn Jenkins, Idris Davies of Rhymney (Llandysul, 1986), p. 214, and for the notes on 'The Anglo-Welsh' (ff. 57-8 verso) see op. cit., pp. 214-15.

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