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James, Evan [Ieuan ap Iago]locked

(1809–1878)
  • Trevor Herbert

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James, Evan [Ieuan ap Iago] (1809–1878), poet, and James James [Iago ap Ieuan] (1832–1902), musician, father and son, composed respectively the words and music of 'Hen wlad fy nhadau' ('Land of my fathers'), the national anthem of Wales.

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
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