Books

In 1911 The National Library was given the right to recieve one copy of everything published in Britain and Ireland. Although the majority of books at The National Library of Wales are regular publications, there's also a large collection of rare and special books to be found here.

Yny lhyvyr hwnn

The earliest book printed in Welsh, 1546.

Y Drych Cristionogawl

The first book printed on Welsh soil, 1585 [1586-87].

1588 Welsh Bible

The first Welsh translation of the complete Bible.

The Blue Books of 1847

An inquiry into the state of education in Wales.