Genre(s): Welsh and Celtic Studies
- July 1997 · 192pages · 232x155mm
- ·Paperback - 9780708314142
Focusing upon the horse in Celtic culture, this text should be of general interest as well as of importance within the wider context of horsemanship and military tactics in Medieval Britain and Europe.
The horse in pagan Celtic religion, M. Aldhouse-Green; horses in the early historic period, I. Hughson; words for “horse” in the Celtic languages, P. Kelly; the horse in the Welsh law texts, D. Jenkins; horses in medieval court poetry, D. Ann-Jones; the triads of the horses, R. Bromwich; horses in the Mabinogion, S. Davies; praise lasts longer than a horse, B. Owen-Jones; the horse in Welsh folklore, J. Wood.