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Richards, David [pseud. Dafydd Ionawr]locked

(1751–1827)
  • J. E. Lloyd
  • , revised by D. Ben Rees

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Richards, David [pseud. Dafydd Ionawr] (1751–1827), schoolmaster and poet, son of John and Anne Richards, was born at Glanymorfa, near Tywyn, Merioneth, on 22 January 1751. His father, who owned a small estate, neglected his education, and it was not until he was about twenty-one that he entered ...

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