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Yr Eglwysydd a'r Cenhadwr Eglwysig. Cyfrol XI. 1857 (Complete Year)

By: Anon (Various)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Treffynnon ( Holywell, Flint, North Wales), Treffynnon: Argraphwyd a Chyhoeddwyd yn Swyddfa'r ' Cymro ', Gan W. Morris: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112365

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Welsh Text. A bound volume of this journal running the full year from Ionawr (January) 1857 complete to Rhagfyr (December) , 1857. A VERY Attractive Binding. Bound in full dark burgundy leather with Bright gilt titling and decoration to the spine. Both front and rear covers have a double gilt border with luxurious corner decoration. The edges and inner dentelles are also decorated in gilt. The corners of the boards are lightly bumped, rubbed and worn, as are the edges an... View more info

Dafydd Ap Gwilym Fifty Poems

By: Bell H. Idris and David Bell (Translators & Editors)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion: 1942

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 108487

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


'Buff' (beige-ish) boards with black titling to the spine. NO Dustjacket. In the series 'Y Cymmrodor' Volume XLVIII. The spine is lightly sunned and there is some foxing in the book and quite a few foxing spots to the page-edges, but otherwise the copy is in very good condition. There are a few neat pencil notes on the front pastedown and some light pencil underlining to the Introductory Essays, easily removable. A small neat former owner's name and date to the bottom of... View more info

Dafydd Ap Gwilym. Fifty Poems.

By: Bell H. Idris and David Bell (Translators & Editors)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 108747

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


In the Series 'Y Cymmrodor' - Volume XLVIII. 'Buff' (beige-ish) boards with black titling to the spine. In the Scarce Original publisher's lettered dustjacket. A few creases, chips and a couple of closed tears to the slightly marked d/j, which is overall VG+. The head/tail of the spine is lightly bumped and there are quite a few foxing spots to the page-edges, but otherwise the copy is in Excellent condition. There is a neat former owner's name and date to the ffep. (xx)... View more info

Iorwerth A'R Deinosor . Welsh Edition of ' Gumdrop and the Dinosaur'

By: Biro, Val

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Gwasg y Dref Wen: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111729

ISBN: 0946962421

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. Laminated pictorial boards with black titling to the spine and front cover. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There are No Inscriptions or Marks. Unpaginated. Illustrated with delighful colour line drawings by Val Biro. Overall, this is an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. "Mr Oldcastle inadvertently turns Gumdrop into a time machine which takes them all into a prehistoric landscape - complete with dinosaurs. Formal intr... View more info

Y Gwareiddiad Celtaidd

By: Bowen, Gol. Geraint

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Llandysul, Gomer: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107655

ISBN: 0863833527

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


NOT PRICE CLIPPED, apart from sticker to front of dustwrap which I will remove and few light marks to rear of dustwrap, wrap is very good. Clean black boards with bright gilt titling to spine. Previous owners name written to front endpaper. Hinges sound. 228pp. Index. Black/white illustrations and maps. Excellent copy, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT.; 107655; 8vo View more info

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Trioedd Ynys Prydein. The Welsh Triads Edited with Introduction, Translation and Commentary by Rachel Bromwich

By: Bromwich, Rachel [editor]

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 113924

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Blue cloth-covered boards with Bright gilt titling to the spine. No dustjacket. Covers are generally clean and the titling is bright. A little 'bumping' to the head/tail of the spine and the corners, and a little light wear to the covers overall, but the book is generally VG, and is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks very good. (Images taken without the clear cover) . Internally the endpapers and page fore-edges are lightly spott... View more info

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By: Browne, Anthony; (translated Into Welsh by) Dylan Williams

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Gwasg y Dref Wen: 1995

Edition: 1st Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 112307

ISBN: 1855961652

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. The Welsh Version of Browne's lovely Children's book originally published in English in 1992 entitled 'ZOO'. Translated (Addasiad) into Welsh by Dylan Williams. Laminated pictorial boards. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There are some very light smudge and scratch marks to the boards - negligible shelfwear - NO damage or scuffs - and there are NO inscriptions or other marks. Unpaginated. Illustrated throughout with colour plates. Overall, apart f... View more info

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Y Crocodeil Anferthol. (The Enormous Crocodile)

By: Dahl Roald , (translated Into Welsh by Emily Huws)

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Wales, Cymdeithas Lyfrau Ceredigion Gyf: 1989

Edition: 1st Welsh Edition

Seller ID: 112373

ISBN: 0948930551

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


1st Welsh Editon, 1st Welsh Translation. In the original publisher's glossy pictorial laminated boards. A few lightish 'rubs' to the corners and head/tail of the spine (not easily noted as someone has coloured them to try to match the red colour) - and also some 'smudges/scratches' to the boards which are only seen if held up to the light (negligible). No dustjacket as issued. A little light marking/slight indentation on inner front free endpaper. WELSH TEXT. As in the o... View more info

Christine Kinsey Another Life, Bywyd Arall, Paintings and Drawings, Peintiadau a Darluniau.

By: Davies Ivor

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Wales UK, Arts Council of Wales: 1994

Edition: Presumed First Edition Thus?

Seller ID: 108226

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's pictorial card covers. No Date actually given but circa 1994/1995. This is an illustrated booklet issued to accompany a Touring Exhibition of the artists work. Illustrated in Full Colour with some b/w illus in the text. Bi-lingual text in English and Welsh. 20pp. An Appreciation, Biography and full page colour plates of her works. Foreward by Alan Osborne. The Text by Ivor Davies. Some very sl. Marks to the covers but else Near 'As New'. NO In... View more info

Pennar Davies . Cyfrol Deyrnged

By: Davies, Dewi Eirug

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Abertawe, Ty John Penry: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112263

ISBN: 0903701456

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. Red boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket which is not price-clipped. The former owner has written their name to the top of the front free-endpaper and there are very light scratch marks to the dustjacket covers. There are NO other inscriptions or marks. 151 pp. Bibliography. Overall, this is a Very Clean, Tight and Bright, Near 'Fine' copy. "This welsh-language text is the seminal Biograph... View more info

Hanes Eglwys Bresbyteraidd Cymru Blaenannerch 1794 -1994 SIGNED by AUTHOR

By: Davies, Mair

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Aberteifi, E. L. Jones: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 107123

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Clean pink covers with green leaves around edges of front cover, very faint indentations to rear cover, NO INSCRIPTIONS, 68pp, illustrated with black and white photographs, excellent copy, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. Text in Welsh.; 107123; 8vo; Signed by Author View more info

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Welsh Mormon Writings From 1844 to 1862 . A Historical Bibliography (SIGNED Copy)

By: Dennis, Ronald D.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Provo, Utah. USA., Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 113836

ISBN: 0884946568

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


SIGNED Presentation copy (in Welsh) from the Author to the late, often outspoken Welsh Historian and Writer Roscoe Howells. In Grey shiny 'leather-look' boards with bright gilt titling to the spine and front cover. The cover has one small indent on the very front edge, o/w is VG/NF. In the original publisher's dustjacket which has some light (foxing) spots and a lightly sunned spine/edges. Two small nicks on upper edge of the dustjacket spine, but the dustjacket is now i... View more info

Haverfordwest in Old Photographs . Hwlffordd Mewn Hen Luniau.

By: Dyfed Cultural Services Dept.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dyfed, Dyfed Cultural Services Dept. / Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113268

ISBN: 0862998042

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. No dustjacket as issued. Light rubbing to the tips of the corners, edges, and the head and tail of the spine, and a little discolouration to the very top and bottom of the page fore-edges (shelfwear) . So not fine but VG + and internally Fine with NO Inscriptions or Marks. 160 pp. Illustrated throughout in b/w with lovely old archive photos, etc, of Haverfordwest and surroundings, with captions to each image in En... View more info

Bro'r Eisteddfod 4. Llanbedr Pont Steffan

By: Edwards, Hywel Teifi

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Llandybie, Christoper Davies Ltd: 1984

Seller ID: 002588

ISBN: 071540640x

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


welsh text. 149 pp. Illustrated in black and white. NO INSCRIPTIONS OR MARKS. CLEAN BRIGHT AND TIGHT.; 002588; 8vo View more info

Yr Eisteddfod . Cyfrol Ddathlu Wythganmlwyddiant Yr Eisteddfod, 1176-1976

By: Edwards, Hywel Teifi

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Llandysul, Lys Eisteddfod Genedlaethol: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112222

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. Text in Welsh. Tan-Brown boards with bright gilt titling to the spine and front cover. No dustjacket. There is some slight light fading to the edges of the spine and the former owner has written their name to the front free-endpaper, otherwise there are NO inscriptions or other marks. 85 pp. Illustrated with b/w plates. Bibliograhy; Articles. Overall, this is an Excellent, Very Clean, Tight and Bright, Near 'Fine' copy. "A well illustrated look a... View more info

Cerddi Cwrs y Byd

By: Ellis Wynne

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Llandybie, Cyhoeddiadau Barddas: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111624

ISBN: 1900437406

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. WELSH TEXT. Blue decorated card covers. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There are NO Inscriptions or Marks. 167 pp. Overall, this is an Excellent, Very Clean, Tight and Bright, 'As New' copy. "A tongue-in-cheek volume satirizing Welsh poetry through the ages, comprising over one hundred parodies, imitation poems and original poems satirizing the works of popular poets. Cyfrol ogleisiol yn taflu golwg ysgafn ar farddoniaeth Gymraeg drwy'r oesau... View more info

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GWYNFOR: Rhag Pob Brad

By: Evans, Rhys

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Ceredigion, Y Lolfa: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113640

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


As NEW, UNMARKED AND UNREAD. Black boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. The d/j is not clipped. 544 pp. Illustrated in b/w. TEXT IN WELSH. "The first full coverage of the life of Gwynfor Evans. In addition to spanning seven decades of public life and political campaigning non-stop, there is also a gritty and honest picture of his personal life, which penetrates under the skin of this welsh icon to create a gr... View more info

Kynniver Llith a Ban

By: Fisher, John (edited By Late Chancellor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cardiff, The University of Wales Press Board: 1931

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 107567

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Rough cut pages. Scruffy green cloth covered boards, edges nibbled/rubbed, stains to rear board, spine faded. Overall covers are in a 'fair' condition. NO INSCRIPTIONS. Internally EXCELLENT. 223pp. Index to the chief words, notes on text - "facsimile reproduction of Salesbury's classic Welsh language text with Introduction and Notes in English." "William Salesbury (circs 1520-1584) was largely responsible for the first Welsh language translation of the New T... View more info

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Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion. 2009. New Series Volume 16. 2010. Trafodion Anrhydeddus Gymdeithas Y Cymmrodorion

By: Fulton Helen (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Cyhoeddir Gan Y Gymdeithas. Published By the Cymmrodorion Society: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113723

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's card covers. Near 'As New'. NO INSCRIPTIONS or Marks. Published annually from 1893 (Vol. I) the transactions each contain various historical, scientific, art, literary and other essays and reviews - all Welsh related in some form. The publication also includes society notes/info. Some Essays in WELSH, but most in ENGLISH. Many of the articles in Welsh in these journals have a 'Summary' of the essay in English at the end - but not all. 179 pp. ... View more info

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Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion. 2008. New Series Volume 15. 2009. Trafodion Anrhydeddus Gymdeithas Y Cymmrodorion

By: Fulton Helen (editor)

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Cyhoeddir Gan Y Gymdeithas. Published By the Cymmrodorion Society: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113724

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's card covers. Near 'As New'. A few light 'score' lines to the rear cover - possibly a printer's flaw - negligible. Internally - NO INSCRIPTIONS or Marks. Published annually from 1893 (Vol. I) the transactions each contain various historical, scientific, art, literary and other essays and reviews - all Welsh related in some form. The publication also includes society notes/info. Some Essays in WELSH, but most in ENGLISH. Many of the articles in ... View more info