Dr John Davies of Mallwyd: Welsh Renaissance Scholar

Ceri Davies
University of Wales Press, 2004 - 286 Seiten
"This book, the publication of which in 2004 coincides with the 400th anniversary of John Davies's installation as rector of Mallwyd, examines his contribution - as biblical translator and pastor, as grammarian and lexicographer, and as one who strove to promote the standing and dignity of the language and literary heritage of his native Wales within the wider context of Renaissance humanism."--Jacket.

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Über den Autor (2004)

Ceri Davies is Professor of Classics at the University of Wales Swansea. His publications include, from the University of Wales Press, Rhagymadroddion a Chyflwyniadau Lladin, 1551-1632 (1980), Latin Writers of the Renaissance (Writers of Wales Series, 1981) and Welsh Literature and the Classical Tradition (1995, paperback reprint 1998), and from Gwasg Pantycelyn, Caernarfon, John Davies o Fallwyd (Cyfres Llên y Llenor, 2001).

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