Deuwch, canwn fawl i Dduw

Author: Edward Roberts

Edward Roberts, Pontypridd. (Cân a Mawl, 1918, #19). Go to person page >

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First Line: Deuwch, canwn fawl i Dduw
Author: Edward Roberts
Language: Welsh
Publication Date: 1918
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



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