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By Ceridwen Lloyd-Morgan

This detailed variety of the well-established sequence Arthurian Literature is dedicated to Celtic fabric. Contributions, from major specialists in Celtic reviews, disguise Welsh, Irish and Breton fabric, from medieval texts to oral traditions surviving into glossy instances. the quantity displays present developments and new techniques during this box while additionally making on hand in English fabric hitherto inaccessible to these without analyzing wisdom of the Celtic languages.

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Culhwch’s birth Stepmother’s curse Culhwch’s journey to Arthur’s court 2. Ac y dyuu Glewlwyt y’r neuad. Amkawd Arthur vrthaw ... (And Glewlwyt came into the hall. Arthur said to him . ) The porter Glewlwyd’s oration Arthur welcomes Culhwch to court lines 175–357 3. Asswynaw y gyuarws ohonaw ar Kei a Bedwyr . . (He invoked his gift from him in the name of Cai and Bedwyr . ) Culhwch lists Arthur’s men lines 358–73 4. Y am Wenhwyuar, Penn Rianed yr Ynys honn . . (As well as Gwenhwyfar, the Leading Lady of this Island .

Literally translated the ‘Boar Trwyth’. The original form of his name was trwyd, cognate with Irish triath ‘king/boar’. See Bromwich and Evans, Culhwch and Olwen, pp. lxv–lxvi and 131. Lady Guest’s papers are currently held at the National Library of Wales. Ford, The Mabinogi, p. 119. See Bromwich and Evans, Culhwch and Olwen, pp. 46–7, and below, p. 50. 17 Culhwch ac Olwen, however, opens without any preamble: Kilyd mab Kelydon Wledic a uynnei wreic kynmwyd ac ef. Sef gwreic a uynnwys, Goleudyt merch Anlawd Wledic.

Ford (Berkeley and Los Angeles, 1977). Indeed, much discussion has focused on the tale’s motifs and conventions, together with its place in the international folktale repertoire. See, for example, K. Jackson, The International Popular Tale and Early Welsh Tradition (Cardiff, 1961); D. Edel, Helden und Freiersfüssen: ‘Tochmarc Emire’ und ‘Mal y kavas Kulhwch Olwen’ (Amsterdam, 1980); Bromwich and Evans, Culhwch and Olwen, pp. xxvi–lxx. Particular emphasis has been placed on motifs and themes which can be paralleled in Irish literature.

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