Manuscripts

General category: Welsh manuscripts

Results (1–25/103)
The present classification is only rudimentary. It will ultimately be replaced by a new system with greater care for data concerning each manuscript’s date, origin and provenance.
  • s. xviex
  • Roger Morris [of Coed y Talwrn]

Welsh lawbook containing the so-called Blegywryd redaction of medieval Welsh law

  • s. xv

A late 16th-century transcript of the White Book of Rhydderch

  • s. xviex

The Book of Llandaff is one of the oldest manuscripts of Wales. While its core is a gospelbook containing a copy of St Matthew’s Gospel, it is best known for its many substantial additions in the form of the Lives of St Elgar and St Samson, and various documents (such as charters) relating to the see of Llandaff and to bishops Dyfrig, Teilo and Euddogwy.

  • s. xi1

AWR 318: Act of Llywelyn ap Gruffudd (d. 1282), stating that Einion ap Maredudd of Dyffryn Clwyd and his heirs will hold their land free and exempt from secular service except for service in the royal army. The transaction is said to have taken place in Llannerch on 27 September 1243.

  • c. 1243 (?)
  • s. xiv1
  • Anonymous [hand in Harl. 4353, Cot. Cleo. A xiv and Book of Taliesin]

A Welsh vellum manuscript consisting of two parts (Hengwrt MSS 411 and 408).

  • s. xiii-xiv
Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales, Peniarth MS 3

First part (Hengwrt MS 411) of a medieval Welsh vellum manuscript.

  • s. xiii
Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales, Peniarth MS 3

Second part (Hengwrt MS 408) of a medieval Welsh vellum manuscript.

  • c. 1300
  • c. 1350

Ystoria de Carolo Magno and later Welsh poetry

  • s. xivmed