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Welsh Poems and Ballads

By George Borrow
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  • CONTENTS
  • INTRODUCTION.
  • GLENDOWER’S MANSION.
  • ODE TO THE COMET.
  • ODE TO GLENDOWER After His Disappearance.
  • HERE’S THE LIFE I’VE SIGH’D FOR LONG.
  • THE PROPHECY [49a]OF TALIESIN.
  • THE HISTORY OF TALIESIN.
  • THE MIST.
  • THE CUCKOO’S SONG IN MERION.
  • THE SNOW ON EIRA.
  • THE INVITATION.
  • THE PEDIGREE OF THE MUSE.
  • THE HARP.
  • EPIGRAM.
  • GRIFFITH AP NICHOLAS.
  • RICHES AND POVERTY.
  • THE PERISHING WORLD.
  • DEATH THE GREAT.
  • THE HEAVY HEART.
  • RYCE OF TWYN.
  • LLYWELYN.
  • PLYNLIMMON.
  • QUATRAINS AND STRAY STANZAS FROM “WILD WALES.”
    • I.
    • II.
    • III.
    • IV. EPITAPH ON ELIZABETH WILLIAMS.
    • V. THE LAST JOURNEY. From Huw Morus.
    • VI. THE FOUR AND TWENTY MEASURES. From Edward Price.
    • VII. MONA. By Robert Lleiaf.
    • VIII. MONA. From “Y Greal.”
    • IX. ERYRI.
    • X. ERYRI. From Goronwy Owen.
    • XI. ELLEN. From Goronwy Owen.
    • XII. MON. From the Ode by Robin Ddu.
    • XIII. MON. From Huw Goch.
    • XIV. LEWIS MORRIS OF MON. From Goronwy Owen.
    • XV. THE GRAVE OF BELI.
    • XVI. THE GARDEN. From Gwilym Du o Eifion.
    • XVII. THE SATIRIST. From Gruffydd Hiraethog.
    • XVIII. ON GRUFFYDD HIRAETHOG. From William Lleyn.
    • XIX. LLANGOLLEN ALE. (George Borrow).
    • XX. TOM EVANS alias Twm o’r Nant. By Twm Tai.
    • XXI. ENGLYN ON A WATERFALL.
    • XXII. DAVID GAM. Attributed to Owain Glyndower.
    • XXIII. LLAWDDEN. From Lewis Meredith.
    • XXIV. TWM O’R NANT.
    • XXV. SEVERN AND WYE.
    • XXVI. GLAMORGAN. From Dafydd ab Gwilym.
    • XXVII. DAFYDD AB GWILYM. From Iolo Goch (?).
    • XXVIII. TO THE YEW TREE on the Grave of Dafydd ab Gwilym at Ystrad Flur. After Gruffydd Grug.
    • XXIX. HU GADARN. From Iolo Goch.
    • XXX. EPITAPH.
    • XXXI. GOD’S BETTER THAN ALL. By Vicar Pritchard of Llandovery.
    • XXXII. THE SUN IN GLAMORGAN. From Dafydd ab Gwilym.
  • ADDITIONAL POEMS FROM THE “QUARTERLY REVIEW.”
    • I. THE AGE OF OWEN GLENDOWER.
    • II. THE SPIDER.
    • III. THE SEVEN DRUNKARDS.
  • SIR RHYS AP THOMAS.
  • HIRAETH. [167] A Short Elegy.
  • PWLL CHERES: THE VORTEX OF MENAI.
  • THE MOUNTAIN SNOW.
  • CAROLAN’S LAMENT.
  • EPIGRAMS BY CAROLAN.
    • On Friars.
    • On a Surly Butler, who had refused him admission to the cellar.
  • THE DELIGHTS OF FINN MAC COUL. [187]
  • TO ICOLMCILL.
  • THE DYING BARD.
  • THE SONG OF DEIRDRA.
  • THE WILD WINE.
  • FOOTNOTES.
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