The most recent edition of this poem, including background historical
notes, a diplomatic edition of the text, a rendering in modern orthography,
a translation into modern Welsh, and textual notes was published in 1996 in
the University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies series
on the Poets of the Princes, vol. vii., Gwaith Bleddyn Fardd a beirdd
eraill ail hanner y drydedd ganrif ar ddeg, pp. 414-33, with this
particular poem edited by Rhian M. Andrews.
For details see: http://www.aber.ac.uk/canolfangeltaidd/s/p1_cbt_7.html
I hope this is of interest.
At 00:00 04/07/02 +0100, you wrote:
>Date: Wed, 3 Jul 2002 01:07:26 -0400
>From: 46FORTIN <[log in to unmask]>
>Subject: Lament to Llywelyn ap Gruffudd
>I will reply to the hillfort message that Ray sent later. For the moment, let
>me share the following.
>I have just finished the historical background of Dyffryn Clwyd, and found
>myself once again recounting the events of 1277 and 1282.
>Here is the lament to Llywelyn ap Gruffudd, the last prince of Wales, by
>Gruffudd ap Yr Ynad Coch (Gruffudd son of the Red Judge, dated 1282). If
>anyone has any questions about the meaning or references in the poem, please
>feel free to ask.
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