Black Book of Chirk

Peniarth MS 29Чёрная Книга из ЧиркаY Llyfr Du o'r Waun와운의 흑색서

Language: Latin, Welsh

Collection: Peniarth Manuscripts

Material: parchment; ink

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The Black Book of Chirk (Welsh: Llyfr Du o'r Waun) is a 13th-century Welsh language manuscript, known also as the Chirk Codex. It is Peniarth 29 of the National Library of Wales, and deals with legal and historical matters. It contains also an elegy addressed at Llywelyn ap Iorwerth; king of Wales. (continued on English Wikipedia)
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