Agents

Taliesin

  • fl. 6th century
  • Welsh poets
renowned British poet, known both as a historical poet at the court of Urien and other rulers and as a more fictionalised persona of supreme status. Poems attributed to him survive in the 14th-century manuscript now known as the Book of Taliesin (NLW Peniarth 2).


Sources

Secondary sources (select)

Charles-Edwards, T. M., “Taliesin (fl. 6th cent.)”, Oxford dictionary of national biography, Online: Oxford University Press, 2004–. URL: <http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/26952>.
The following does not refer to the present page, but to the data record for the currently selected query subject. It is not yet accessible.
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
Page created
October 2016, last updated: March 2022