Title The History of Gruffydd Ap Cynan The Welsh Text With Translation, Introduction, And Notes Original 1910 Hardcover
Book Condition Good+
Edition First Edition
Publisher England Manchester University Press 1910
Seller ID 642
Original First Edition Blue 1910 Hardcover This astounding Medieval Welsh text with English translation and extensive notes has a throw away statement that adds an Amazing variant to Nennius and the Annals of Wales list of King Arthur's twelve famous battle victories that is offered nowhere else "Arthur...wrought twelve notable battles against the Saxons and Picts in the first of them he was vanquished and a fugitive because of treachery in Caer Lwytcoed in the others he was victorious..."! Also there is a Prophecy by Myrddin/Merlin in here not given by Geoffrey of Monmouth. Binding tight. spine bright and clean but working copy. Faded boards and pencil marks throughout. NOT a library copy and no book plates, tight solid handsome clean spine but issues with traces of musty catacombs. Extensive notes bibliology. Handsome Frontis facsimile 204 pp. t.e.g. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies and Arthurian legend since 1977 First Edition.