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Collection Level Description: Collection of Welsh Poems

Reference: MSS. Welsh e. 7-9, f. 10
Title: Collection of Welsh Poems
Dates of Creation: 17th-18th cent.
Extent: 4 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Unknown

Language of Material: Welsh and English

Scope and Content

A collection of 17th- and 18th-century Welsh poems. The collection also includes some Welsh medical receipts, apparently of the the 17th century, with a few additions in English.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was bought from Rev. Arthur J. Richards, of Farlington in Hampshire, in 1901.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 32973-6.

Access Points



Welsh poetry

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