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Gwae Fi Fy Myw: Cofiant Hedd Wyn

£12.99

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Illustrated biography in Welsh of Hedd Wyn (born Ellis Humphrey Evans, 1887-1917), a Welsh language poet who was killed during the Battle of Passchendaele in World War I. He was posthumously awarded the bard's chair at the 1917 National Eisteddfod. Evans, who had already been awarded several chairs for his poetry, was inspired to take the bardic name Hedd Wyn (Welsh: Blessed Peace). His style, which was influenced by romantic poetry, was dominated by themes of nature and religion. He also wrote several war poems following the outbreak of war on the Western Front." His life was the subect of a film (1992) also written by Alan Llwyd.
The book in its green cloth binding is in excellent condition, clean and unmarked. The pictorial dustjacket has very slight shelfwear.

Item details

Author(s):
Llwyd, Alan
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
437
Publisher:
Cyhoeddiadau Barddas

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Illustrated biography in Welsh of Hedd Wyn (born Ellis Humphrey Evans, 1887-1917), a Welsh language poet who was killed during the Battle of Passchendaele in World War I. He was posthumously awarded the bard's chair at the 1917 National Eisteddfod. Evans, who had already been awarded several chairs for his poetry, was inspired to take the bardic name Hedd Wyn (Welsh: Blessed Peace). His style, which was influenced by romantic poetry, was dominated by themes of nature and religion. He also wrote several war poems following the outbreak of war on the Western Front." His life was the subect of a film (1992) also written by Alan Llwyd.
The book in its green cloth binding is in excellent condition, clean and unmarked. The pictorial dustjacket has very slight shelfwear.

Author(s):
Llwyd, Alan
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
437
Publisher:
Cyhoeddiadau Barddas

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