Manuscripts

General category: Welsh manuscripts

Results (51–75/105)
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.

Welsh law-book, Tr of the Blegywryd redaction of the Welsh laws (Cyfraith Hywel)

  • s. xivin
  • Gwilym Was Da

A copy of Juvencus’ Evangeliorum libri quattuor, with glosses in Latin, Old Welsh and Old Irish

  • ix2 + x1
  • Núadu [scribe]

A manuscript containing what is known as the First Variant of Geoffrey of Monmouth’s Historia regum Britanniae (ff. 23r-65v).

  • s. xiiiex/xivin

A manuscript, apparently of St Davids provenance, which is now lost but receives a mention from John Leland in the 16th century. On the basis of this reference and others, it has been suggested that its contents included texts, or textual versions, of early charters associated with the house.

  • s. ix / s. xii

Paper manuscript compilation of Welsh poetry, which appears to have been written by Griffith Vaughan in c.1688/89.

  • c.1689
  • Griffith Vaughan [of Dolmelynllyn]

Collection of notes by Lewis Morris (d. 1765)

  • s. xviii
  • Lewis Morris [d. 1765]

Manuscript containing version S of the Blegywryd redaction of Welsh laws (Cyfraith Hywel).

  • s. xv

Welsh lawbook, siglum W of the Cyfnerth redaction; legal records concerning the Hundred of Caerphilly.

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

Welsh composite manuscript consisting of three parts dating from the 14th century: (1) Chronicles; (2) a Welsh lawbook, containing siglum X of the Cyfnerth redaction; and (3) Ystorya Dared.

  • s. xiv1 and s. xivmed
London, British Library, MS Cotton Cleopatra B v

Welsh chronicles

  • s. xiv1
London, British Library, MS Cotton Cleopatra B v

Welsh laws

  • s. xivmed
London, British Library, MS Cotton Cleopatra B v

Ystoria Dared

  • s. xiv1

Composite manuscript. The first 55 folios contains English (especially Anglo-Latin) material written between the 10th and early 12th centuries. The subsequent folios (ff. 56-160) belong to a manuscript of St David's from 13th century and later.

London, British Library, MS Cotton Domitian A i
  • s. xiiiex
London, British Library, MS Cotton Vespasian E xi
  • s. xiii