Y Gododdin: Britain's oldest heroic poem

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Gomer, 1988 - Poetry - 205 pages
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A translation into modern orthography of Aneirin's poem 'Y Gododdin'. Includes notes, glossary and bibliography. First published in 1990.

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User Review  - Flint Johnson - Goodreads

As an academic book it is still the gold standard of British poetry. Jackson did his best to reconstruct the poem's two extant versions, its history and context using his not inconsiderable skills as ... Read full review

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User Review  - Barnaby Thieme - Goodreads

Y Gododdin constitutes the oldest extant collection of Welsh verse of note. Attributed to Aneirin, it is a collection of elegiac verses memorializing three hundred Celtic heroes who fell in battle ... Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
ix
NOTES
76
GLOSSARY
157
Copyright

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