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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, ed. Poems of Places: An Anthology in 31 Volumes.
England: Vols. I–IV. 1876–79.

Wales: Rhyadr, the River

The River Rhyadr

By From the Welsh

Translated by George Barrow

FOAMING and frothing from mountainous height,

Roaring like thunder, the Rhyadr falls;

Though its silvery splendor the eye may delight,

Its fury the heart of the bravest appalls.