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A fourteenth century manuscript in Middle Welsh, believed to preserve poems of a 6th century British poet, who may have been bard (court poet) at the courts of at least three Celtic British kings.
  • The Grave of Taliesin

    Information about the grave of Taliesin, the greatest of Welsh poets, who (according to tradition) was born in the parish of Llangynfelyn in mid-Wales, and returned to die there.

  • The Life of Taliesin the Bard

    A guide to what little is known of the 6th century bard, associated with a mediaeval collection of his poems, the Book of Taliesin.

  • Llyfr Taliesin - The Book of Taliesin

    Provides the Welsh text of the 14th century manuscript, with a translation into English by W. F Skene, 1858.

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