Ancient British bard and Irish Ovate. 1815, The Costume of the Original Inhabitants of the British Islands, by MEYRICK, Samuel Rush and SMITH Charles

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Ancient British bard and Irish Ovate. 1815, The Costume of the Original Inhabitants of the British Islands, by MEYRICK, Samuel Rush and SMITH Charles Hamilton. In medieval Gaelic and British culture, a bard was a professional story teller, verse-maker, music composer, oral historian