The Mabinogion [NOOK Book]

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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The Mabinogion

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Overview

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781446546253
  • Publisher: Read Books Ltd.
  • Publication date: 4/16/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 316
  • Sales rank: 1,240,977
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Gwyn Jones and Thomas Jones were, respectively, Professor of English at Aberystwyth and Cardiff and Professor of Welsh at Aberystwyth. They are the authors of numerous works of scholarship in Welsh and in English.

John Updike, novelist, poet, and critic, is perhaps best known for his four Rabbit novels, published in Everyman's Library as Rabbit Angstrom.

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Table of Contents

Preface ix
Maps xiv
Introduction xvii
Note on the Editors and the Text xxxix
Note on Pronunciation of Welsh Names xl
Select Bibliography xliii
The Four Branches of the Mabinogi
Pwyll Prince of Dyfed 3
Branwen Daughter of Llyr 23
Manawydan Son of Llyr 38
Math Son of Mathonwy 50
The Four Independent Native Tales
The Dream of Macsen Wledig 71
Lludd and Llefelys 80
Culhwch and Olwen 85
The Dream of Rhonabwy 122
The Three Romances
The Lady of the Fountain 139
Peredur Son of Efrawg 164
Gereint Son of Erbin 203
Textual Notes 243
Supplementary Textual Notes 247
Index of Proper Names 249
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