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Evans, Thomas [pseud. Telynog]locked

  • R. M. J. Jones
  • , revised by M. Clare Loughlin-Chow


Evans, Thomas [pseud. Telynog] (1840–1865), Welsh-language poet, was born at Cardigan on 8 September 1840, the son of Thomas Evans, ship carpenter. His early education was very rudimentary. At the age of eleven he was apprenticed on a coasting vessel, but his treatment was so bad that he ran away to ...

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J. E. Lloyd & others, eds., (1959) [Eng. trans. of Y bywgraffiadur Cymreig hyd 1940, 2nd edn (1954)]; R. T. Jenkins, E. D. Jones, & B. F. Roberts, eds., (2001) [with suppl. to 1940]