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Islwyn Ffowc Elis

ISLWYN FFOWC ELIS  (1924 - 2004)

Nationality:    Welsh
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Islwyn Ffowc Elis, writer: born Wrexham, Denbighshire 17 November 1924; Lecturer in Welsh, Trinity College, Carmarthen 1963-68; editor and translator, Welsh Books Council 1968-71; Lecturer in Welsh, St David's University College, Lampeter 1975-84, Reader 1984-88; married 1950 Eirlys Owen (one daughter); died Carmarthen 22 January 2004.

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Cysgod Y Cryman (Shadow Of The Sickle)

Cysgod Y Cryman (Shadow Of The Sickle)

Set in rural Powys in the 1950s Cysgod Y Cryman (Shadow Of The Sickle) dramatically portrays a period of upheaval. The new generation is turning its back on its roots and it's head to head between Harri, the communist atheist, and his father, Edward Vaughan, the estate owner and old style Liberal. a story on an epic scale.


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UCL Bloomsbury    2007


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