White Book of Hergest

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[W Llyfr Gwyn Hergest].

Welsh manuscript dating from the mid-15th century that was destroyed by fire sometime in the 19th century, perhaps 1810, 1840, or 1858. Among its contents were the Laws of King Hywel Dda (d. 950). Distinguish from the Red Book of Hergest and the White Book of Rhydderch.

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