Close-up map of Prydain

Item Info

Item No: alex00024
Title: Close-up map of Prydain
Additional Title: Book of Three
Language: English
Material: Colored pencil, graphite and marker on paper

 "King Smoit's Realm. Caer Collwyn. River Dinilew. River Dyffryn. Forest of Idris. Orddu, Orwen & Orgoch. River Morva. The Marshes of Morva. Gwystyl. The Red Fallows. Mount Dragon. Annuvin."

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: 20 cm
Creator Name: Alexander, Lloyd - Artist