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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Welsh literature -- Translations into English.,
  • English literature -- Translations from Welsh.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Gwyn Jones and Thomas Jones.
SeriesEveryman classics -- no.1097
ContributionsJones, Gwyn, 1907-, Jones, Thomas, 1910-1972.
The Physical Object
Paginationxliv,291p. :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22231882M
ISBN 100460150979

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Even the title, Mabinogion, is something of a twisting or transforming of the book’s actual title. In , a businesswoman and collector named Lady Charlotte Guest published her translation of the Welsh tales, often referred to as the Red Book of . Text of the Mabinogion Item Preview remove-circle and other Welsh tales from the Red Book of Hergest / edited by John Rhys and J.G. Evans From the Brittle Books digitization program at the Ohio State University Libraries. Addeddate Identifier.   The Mabinogion translated by Sioned Davies pp, Oxford, £ The Mabinogion ("story of youth") is the collective name given to 11 medieval Welsh tales found in manuscripts dated between The Mabinogion Tetralogy book. Read 65 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The retelling of the epic Welsh myth that is certainly am /5.