Twm O'r Nant Thomas Edwards
Title Myrddin Wyllt Yn Nghyd A Ber Hanes O'I Fywyd Wedi Eu Tynu Annan O'Lyfr Y Daroganau Original 1849 Wild Merlin Chap Book Tym O'R Nant
Book Condition Good+
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher Merthyr Tydfil Rees Lewis 1849
Seller ID 015934
Merthyr Tydfil: Rees Lewis, 1849. Book. Good+. Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Good+ Original Collectible Rare Merlin Book 1849 Welsh Arthurian Myrddin Merlin Ballad. Eight Page Chap Book in it's original form from the most famous of the wandering 19thc. Welsh poets and satirists Thomas Edwards called 'Twm O Nant.' This is Welsh Myrddin Prophecies and the Life of the famed Myrddin/ Merlin of Arthurian legend. Besides Geoffrey of Monmouth influence, the oral Celtic tradition survived in these Welsh 'street' poets one could equate to a modern 'Rapper,' as opposed to a University Chaired Poet or Court Bard. like Taliesin who satirizes in Elis Gruffydd's Hanes Taliesin and even earlier in "Spoils Of Annwn" monks and Court Poets. Very rare. Good shape, some soiling and a few little creases and tears. MYRDDIN WYLLT printed in bold black font on cover Photos coming. Rare Welsh Arthurian Three Geese In Flight 35 years selling Arthurian legend and Celtic studies in America. We wrap first in paper and then bubble and cardboard.. First Edition.