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HUW ap DAFYDD ap LLYWELYN ap MADOG (or HUW LLWYD ap DAFYDD ap LLYWELYN ap MADOG , according to Llanst. MS. 125 (439)) ( fl. c. 1526-1580 ), a poet

of whose life nothing is known. A few examples of his poetry remain in manuscripts; these include an elegy upon Tudur Aled and a poem of praise to Pirs Griffith (qq.v.).

Sources:

  • Cardiff Manuscript 7 (588);
  • Brogyntyn MS. at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 6 (20);
  • Llanstephan Manuscript at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 125 (437).

Author:

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

Published date: 1959