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GRUFFUDD ap DAFYDD ap TUDUR ( fl. c. 1300 ), a poet ,

some examples of whose work is found in the ‘ Red Book of Hergest ,’ and some other manuscripts. It includes an awdl to a holy well, another to a patron from whom he requests a bow, and three love poems.

Sources:

  • Jones and Lewis , Mynegai i Farddoniaeth y Llawysgrifau (1928) ;
  • NLW MS 4973 (294b-299);
  • The Myvyrian Archaiology of Wales , 1870 , 318-20;
  • 'Dictionary of Welsh Biography.' 27 vols., N.L.W. MSS. 9251–77 ;
  • T. Parry , Hanes Llenyddiaeth Gymraeg (1944) , 49.

Author:

Ray Looker, (Mrs Ray Morgan), Cardiff / Rhymni

Published date: 1959