Williams (Taliesin)

  • 1787–1847
  • Welsh poets, scholars, authors
Welsh educator, poet and author, son of Edward Williams (Iolo Morganwg).
Williams, Taliesin [ed. and tr.], Iolo manuscripts: a selection of ancient Welsh manuscripts, in prose and verse, from the collection made by the late Edward Williams, Iolo Morganwg, for the purpose of forming a continuation of the Myfyrian archaiology; and subsequently proposed as materials for a new history of Wales, Llandovery: Williams Rees; for the Welsh Manuscripts Society, 1848.
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See also: Iolo MorganwgIolo Morganwg ... Edward Williams
Williams (Edward) ... Iolo Morganwg
Edward Williams, better known by the bardic name he chose for himself, Iolo Morganwg, was a Welsh poet and antiquarian as well as a literary forger.
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Welsh biography online, Online: National Library of Wales. URL: <>.
Williams (Griffith John), ‘WILLIAMS, TALIESIN (Taliesin ab Iolo; 1787 - 1847), poet and author’ direct link