Sir John Rhys


Sir John Rhys

MCCANCE, William (illus.)

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Sir John Rhys was a Welsh scholar, fellow of the British Academy, and the first Professor of Celtic languages at Oxford University. This booklet is an appeal for funds to erect a village hall in his native village, Abercaero, Ponterwyd, Co. Cardigan, in his memory. The text is in English and Welsh. Gregynog Press still exists as a private printing press in Wales, producing limited edition, hand-bound books.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Gregynog Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1931
  • Place Published: n/a
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Near fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Unpaginated. [12 p.] 29 cm. 2 b&w engravings by William McCance, one a portrait of Rhys. Brown cardboard folder with black print is sewn with red silk.

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