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Dosparth Edeyrn Davod Aur :

or, The ancient Welsh grammar, which was compiled by royal command in the thirteenth century by Edeyrn the Golden tongued, to which is added Y pum llyfr kerddwriaeth, or The rules of Welsh poetry, originally compiled by Davydd Ddu Athraw, in the fourteenth, and subsequently enlarged by Simwnt Vychan, in the sixteenth centry: with English translations and notes /
by the Rev. John Williams ab Ithel. Pub. for the Welsh mss. society.
Main Creator: Edeyrn, Davod Aur, fl. 1270.
Contributors: Davydd Ddu, Athraw, fl. 1340.
Format: BOOK
Published / Created: Llandovery : W. Rees; [etc., etc.], 1856.
Notes:"The version, which forms the basis of the present volume purports to have been 'copied from a transcript of Mr. Lewis Richards of Darowen, Montgomeryshire, dated 1821, by the Rev. W. H. Rees, Cascob, Radnorshire, 1832.' Mr. Richards appears to have taken his copy from a ms. of Iolo Morganwg."--Pref., p. xiii.

Physical description: cxxviii p., 1 leaf, 359 p. ; 23 cm. (8vo)

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