DAVIES, THOMAS (fl. 1700), poet

Name: Thomas Davies
Gender: Male
Occupation: poet
Area of activity: Poetry
Author: Elwyn Evans

He is referred to as ‘Thomas Davies from Montgomeryshire’ (‘o Sir Drefaldwyn’), but nothing more is known about him. Some of his poems are to be found in 18th century anthologies. A copy of his best-known poem ‘Histori dduwiol sef Cerdd y Crys Gwaedlyd ar “loath to depart”,’ is to be found in N.L.W. MS. 700 (16) and also in Cwrtmawr MS. 222 (22b).


Published date: 1959

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