Welsh ballads of the French Revolution, 1793-1815 / Ffion Mair Jones.

Welsh Ballads of the French Revolution provides for the first time an edition, with parallel English translations, of Welsh-language ballads composed in reaction to the momentous events of the Revolution in France and the two decades of war which followed. Ballad writers were first spurred to respon...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Jones, Ffion Mair.
Format: Book
Published: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2012.
Series:Wales and the French Revolution.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • List of Figures; Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; Texts andTranslations
  • Editorial Principles; 1793; 1794; 1795; 1797; 1799; 1800; 1804; 1805;?1807; 1810; 1811; 1812; 1815; Notes to the Texts; Appendix: the Ballad Tunes; i 'Belisle March' (words: no. 4); ii 'Gwêl yr Adeilad' (words: no. 7); iii 'King George's Delight' (words: no. 8); iv 'Tempest of War' (words: no. 11); v 'Duw Gadwo'r Brenin' (words: no. 17); vi 'Y Dôn Fechan' (words: no. 32); vii 'Mentra Gwen' (words: no. 34); viii 'Ymadawiad y Brenin' (words: no. 35); ix 'Trymder' (words: no. 37).
  • Select BibliographyNote to the Indexes; Index to the Ballads; General index.