Cymraeg And Welsh Interest from Paul Haynes Rare Books

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cover of Natives

Natives

by Humphreys, Emyr

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Published
1968
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First edition. Secker and Warburg. 1968. 255pp. Original gilt lettered pink cloth, in the original unclipped dust wrapper. Dust wrapper with minor wear to edges, and discoloured to rear of dust wrapper. A collection of ten stories set in Wales. A nice copy. Emyr Humphreys (1919-2020) Welsh novelist, poet and writer. He was described by the poet R. S.… Read more
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cover of WALES. The National Magazine. Vol.VII, No. 27. December 1947

WALES. The National Magazine. Vol.VII, No. 27. December 1947

by Rhys, Keidrych (editor); Lewis, Saunders; Humphreys, Emyr; Cripps, Sir Stafford; Jones, Percy Mansell; Mathias, Roland; Clarke, Waldo; Marcus, David; Herbert, Joyce

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Published
1947
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Druid Press. Carmarthen. 1947. Octavo. 325-404. 8 monochrome plates. Original paper wraps, sunned to upper edge and spine. A couple of spots, chipping to overlying cover edge. The Essence of Welsh Literature By SAUNDERS LEWIS This unpublished essay was broadcast from the Cardiff Studios of the B.B.C. and is printed here for the first time. Sir Stafford… Read more
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cover of WALES. Vol.IV, No. 6 WINTER 1945

WALES. Vol.IV, No. 6 WINTER 1945

by Rhys, Keidrych (editor) Thomas, R. S.; Graves, Robert ET AL

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Published
1945
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Druid Press. Llanybri, nr. Llanstephan, Carmarthen. 1945. Octavo. 100pp, 2 pp adverts. Original paper covers, a little sun-darkened to the edges. Printed on typical war-time paper. Original staples, oxidised. A nice copy. Significantly contains two poems by R.S. Thomas, both published here prior to the publication of his first volume of poems 'The Stones of the Field' in 1946. The… Read more
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cover of Wales The National Magazine. No. 24 Winter 1946

Wales The National Magazine. No. 24 Winter 1946

by Rhys, Keidrych (editor) Thomas, Dylan (Contributor)

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Published
1946
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The Druid Press. Carmarthen. Vol.VI, No. 24. Winter 1946. Octavo. 144pp. 8 photo plates. Original staple bound blue paper covers. Slightly sunned to edges, staples oxidised, tiny chip at base of spine. The original Druid Press Christmas and New Year Gift Subscription flyer printed in red is still loosely inserted. A nice crisp copy. Contains "Memories of Christmas" by Dylan… Read more
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cover of Inns of love

Inns of love

by Williams, Gwyn

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Published
1970
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First edition. Christopher Davies. Swansea. 1970. 8vo. 62pp. Original cream cloth, gilt lettering, in original unclipped d/w both sunned to top edge.
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cover of Cypress and Acacia

Cypress and Acacia

by Watkins, Vernon

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Published
1959
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First edition. Faber and Faber. London. 1959. Octavo. 102pp. A fine copy in the original purple cloth, white lettering to spine, in original unclipped dust wrapper (12s 6d), a little sunned, with a couple of short closed tears to upper edges. Cypress and Acacia was published after the death of his friend Dylan Thomas, 'Three Harps' being an elegy on the… Read more
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cover of The Mask of Pity

The Mask of Pity

by Griffiths, Bryn

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Published
1966
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First edition. Christopher Davies. Llandybie. 1966. 46pp. Original cloth, slightly darkened to exposed edges, in original protected dust wrapper. A nice copy.
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cover of The Tryal of the Witnesses of the Resurrection of Jesus. NB Not only Mr. Woolston’s Objections in his Sixth Discourse on our Saviour’s Miracles, but those also which he and others have publish’d in other Books, are here considered.

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Printed for J. and H. Pemberton, at the Buck in Fleetstreet. London. MDCCXLIII (1743). 12mo. Title page with engraved vignette. 110pp. 2pp publisher's catalogue. Engraved headpiece and tailpiece. Eighteenth century half calf. Lacking spine strip. Upper board detached. The binding is firm. Light toning to endpapers and title. Occasional minor spots or marks. Silk ribbon marker. Oval Bookplate of Chas… Read more
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cover of Lower Britanny and the Bible there: its priests and people. Also notes on religious and civil liberty in France

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First edition. Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green. London. 1863. Octavo. xii, 314pp. Original embossed red cloth, gilt to spine. Light shelf wear and rubbing to edges. Partially unopened. Inscription "Presented to Benjamin Williams Ffrith Tryddyn by Mrs Jones" dated 1910 to fep, same date to ffep. Vestiges of a removed bookplate to fep. James Bromfield (1815 -) [I.… Read more
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cover of A review of the principal questions in morals. Particularly those respecting the original of our ideas of virtue, its nature, relation to the Deity, obligation, subject matter, and sanctions.

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The third edition corrected, and enlarged by an appendix, containing additional notes, and a dissertation on the Being and the attributes of the Deity. Printed for T Cadell. London. 1787. 8vo. vii, 512pp, 3pp publisher's adverts. Later full calf, spine in 6 compartments with raised bands, blind tooling, leather label and gilt lettering. Signature to title page. The first work… Read more
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cover of Ballad of the Mari Lwyd and other poems

Ballad of the Mari Lwyd and other poems

by Watkins, Vernon

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Published
1941
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First edition. 8vo. 92pp. Original cloth, in original dust wrapper. Lower corner bumped. Dust wrapper sunned to spine. Lightly toned. The author's first book. Contemporary review loosely inserted.
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cover of Narrative of a Journey, Associated with a Fly, from Gloucester to Aberystwith, and from Aberystwith through North Wales. Jul 31st to September 8th 1837.

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Printed for Private Distribution Only. London. 1840. Octavo. xii, (3), 222pp. Half-title, Title, Engraved frontis. portrait with coat of arms, 11 further engraved plates (D. Cox & W. Radclyffe), with tissue guards, errata slip. Later quarter calf, original boards, spine in six with gilt motifs, rules and lettering. Corners a little bumped. Slightly toned with occasional spotting/foxing. Coombs Bookseller label… Read more
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cover of Destinations. With illustrations by Paul Nash.

Destinations. With illustrations by Paul Nash.

by Thomas, R. S

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Published
1985
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Celandine Press. Shipston-on-Stour. 1985. No 266 of a limited edition of 300. Crown 8vo. 30, (1)pp. 3 plates by Paul Nash tipped in. Original quarter cloth, marbled boards, gilt lettering to spine bound by Woolnough Fine Bindings. Printed on Hahnemuhle mould-made paper. Ronald Stuart Thomas (1913-2000) "Destinations is the neglected mainspring of [his] philosophical turning towards affirmation" Christopher Morgan.
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cover of An acre of land.

An acre of land.

by Thomas, R. S.

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Published
1952
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Montgomeryshire Printing Company. Newtown. March 1952. 2nd impression. 38pp. Original wraps. Sunning/ browning to edges. Occasional light pencil to margin. Ronald Stuart Thomas (1913-2000) believed in "the true Wales of my imagination". His second book, 'An Acre of Land' takes its title from the sacred "acre of land between the sea and the hills", epitomising hiraeth, a theme shared with the… Read more
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cover of Annals of South Glamorgan. Historical, Legendary, and Descriptive Chapters on some leading places of interest.

Annals of South Glamorgan. Historical, Legendary, and Descriptive Chapters on some leading places of interest.

by Spencer, Marianne Robertson

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W. Spurrell & Son. Carmarthen. n.d. [1913]. First edition. Royal 8vo. viii, 269pp. Title in red. Photo frontis., numerous photo illus. and drawings. Historiated initials. Corrigenda tipped in. Original cloth, bumped, a little rubbing to extremities. Teg. Occasional spotting, and to foredge. With local ephemera loosely inserted. Marianne Robertson Spencer (1861-1924)
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cover of The graphic works of Ceri Richards

The graphic works of Ceri Richards

by Sanesi, Roberto (Burns, Richard transl.)

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Published
1973
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Cerastico Editore, Milan. 1973. 4to. 152, (1)pp. Illus. Original paper covered boards, slightly chipped to spine. Minor spotting to edge of upper board. A crisp bright copy. Ceri Geraldus Richards, CBE (1903-1971) Artist.
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cover of History of Swansea and of the Lordship of Gower. From the earliest times to the XIV century

History of Swansea and of the Lordship of Gower. From the earliest times to the XIV century

by Jones, W. H.

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Published
1920
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W. Spurrell & Son. Carmarthen. 1920. Royal 8vo. xix, 347pp. 6pp subscriber’s list. Photo port. frontis., 4 further plates, text illus. Original green cloth, gilt lettering, slight rubbing to head and tail of spine, some slight foxing. Inscription removed to fep with rubbing. Volume 2 was not published until 1992. A Brief Description and History of the Castle of… Read more
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cover of A History of the County of Brecknock.

A History of the County of Brecknock.

by Jones, Theophilus

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Published
1909-1930
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Published and Sold by Blissett, Davies & Co., 14 Bridge Street. Brecon. 1909. 1911. Brecknock Society. 1930. 4 volumes bound in 2. 4to. xiv, 200, vii, (1), Frontispiece plate, folding map, 17 further plates, 3 text illustrations; 257, ix, Frontispiece plate, 12 further plates, 1 text illustration; 222, xiii, Frontispiece plate, 14 further plates, 2 text illustrations; xii, 317, (34),… Read more
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cover of Jamaican landscape

Jamaican landscape

by Jones, R. Gerallt

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Published
1969
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First edition. Christopher Davies. Llandybie. 1969. 36pp. In d/w. Robert Gerallt Hamlet Jones (1934-1999) Writer and educationist. His only book of poetry written in English
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cover of Green places. Poems of Wales.

Green places. Poems of Wales.

by Prys-Jones, A. G.

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Published
1948
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First edition. Gwasg. Aberystwyth. 1948. 91pp. Original cloth, sl. faded, in original d/w. sl. rubbed and chipped. Spotting to foredge. Arthur Glyn Prys-Jones (1888-1987) Anglo-Welsh poet.
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