Chapter 12. Language and Literature

  1. Christopher A. Snyder

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470758366.ch12

The Britons

The Britons

How to Cite

Snyder, C. A. (2003) Language and Literature, in The Britons, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470758366.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631222606

Online ISBN: 9780470758366

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Keywords:

  • language;
  • language;
  • brittonic languages;
  • archaeological models;
  • christian inscriptions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Development of the Brittonic Languages

  • British Latin Writers

  • The Bard in the Early Middle Ages

  • The Cynfeirdd

  • ‘The Great Prophecy of Britain’

  • The Welsh Triads

  • The Mabinogi

  • The Breton Lais

  • Welsh Chronicles and Histories

  • The Last of the Royal Bards

  • Dafydd ap Gwilym