Later version of map of Prydain

Children's Literature Lloyd Alexander papers
Later version of map of Prydain

Item Info

Item No: alex00023
Title: Later version of map of Prydain
Additional Title: Book of Three
Language: English
Material: Colored pencil, graphite and marker on paper

"Caer Dallben. Taran sees Horned King. Taran meets Gwydion. Great Avren. Taran & Gwydion seen by Gwythaints. The rising of the Cantrevs. Taran & Gwydion captured. Caer Achren. Taran escapes. Ystrad Valley. Llawgadarn Hills. The Red Fallows. Caer Medwyn. Black Lake. Hen Wen again. Taran rescues a Gwythaint. Taran fights Horned King. Mounteagle. Caer Dathyl. Isle of Mona. Annuvin. Gwydion escapes. Oeth-Anoeth."

Media Type: Illustrations
Source: Children's Literature Research Collection

 In his creation of the fictional land of Prydain, Lloyd Alexander was inspired by Welsh mythology, especially the Mabinogion.

Provenance: Gift of Lloyd Alexander, 1995.


 Lloyd Alexander, The Book of Three (New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1964).

Creation Year (Single Year or Earliest Date): ca. 1964
Image Dimensions Width: 28 cm
Creator Name: Alexander, Lloyd - Artist