Nothing is known about the life history of this
and, indeed, little is known about his work. According to
, he hailed from
. He was, above all, a
poet of love
and sang to a maiden called ‘
.’ He wrote a
to show how false women were through all the ages, which, judging from the number of copies still available in manuscript, seems to have been highly popular among the
of the period.
wrote a caustic reply.
, ‘Huw Cae Llwyd ac eraill’ (dissertation for the degree of M.A., University of Wales,
Leslie Harries, M.A., (1901-88), Llaneurgain, Flintshire