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Author Jones, Ffion Mair
Title 'The Bard is a Very Singular Character' : Iolo Morganwg, Marginalia and Print Culture
Imprint Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2010
©2010
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Descript 1 online resource (370 pages)
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Series Iolo Morganwg and the Romantic Tradition in Wales
Iolo Morganwg and the Romantic Tradition in Wales
Note Intro -- List of Figures -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- Introduction -- 'Ai ovn oedd?' (Was it fear?): Iolo Morganwg as editor -- 'Ddoe, heddyw, ag yn dragywydd' (Yesterday, today,and everlastingly): Iolo Morganwg as reader -- 'Aneirif bapirau didrefn' (Countless disorderly papers):Iolo Morganwg the writer -- Editorial Methods -- Thomas Llewelyn,Historical and Critical Remarks on the BritishTongue -- Iolo Morganwg's books -- Taliesin ab Iolo's books -- Language -- Dialect -- Idioms and proverbs -- Grammar and morphology -- Vocabulary -- Terminology -- Literature -- English poetry -- Translations into English -- Welsh strict-metre poetry -- Welsh free-metre poetry -- Anecdotes -- Welsh hymns -- Hymns - introductory material -- Miscellaneous -- Agriculture -- Archaeology -- Architecture -- Geology -- History -- Horticulture -- Names and family history -- Politics -- Religion -- Topography -- Select Bibliography -- Index
A cunning and successful literary forger, Iolo Morganwg has been a controversial figure within Welsh literary history since his death in 1826. During his lifetime, however, he was largely a figure on the margins of Welsh literary society, who found the task of getting his work into the coveted sphere of print culture a gargantuan one
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Link Print version: Jones, Ffion Mair 'The Bard is a Very Singular Character' : Iolo Morganwg, Marginalia and Print Culture Cardiff : University of Wales Press,c2010 9780708321959
Subject Iolo Morganwg, -- 1747-1826.;Books and reading -- Wales
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