Literature


LEARNING WITH LITERATURE / DESKY DRE LIEN

Reading well-written Cornish is one of the best ways to improve your own grasp of the language. You can read Cornish literature for free on this site. Choose an item marked ON-LINE HERE.

Literature available in Kernowek Standard (KS)

A list of books and other literature currently available

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ANIMAL FARM: Go to Amêthva an Bestas below (items are in alphabetical order)

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AN HOBYS: Video of the opening of The Hobbit in Cornish, read by the translator, Nicholas Williams

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THE NEW TESTAMENT: Go to An Testament Nowyth below (items are in alphabetical order)

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LUTEY AND THE MERMAID: New illustrated version of the tale by Nigel Roberts

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ON-LINE HERE: Chapter 1 of THE CHRONICLES OF BARSETSHIRE, go to An Cronyclys a Bow Bara below (items are in alphabetical order)

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JANE EYRE: Go to Jane Eyre below (items are in alphabetical order)

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PASSING OF A GIANT

We are mourning the death of Craig Weatherhill. Why not remember him by reading his story The Lyonesse Stone? Set in Penwith. Translated into Cornish by Nicholas Williams. Go to Jowal Lethesow below (items are in alphabetical order)

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Adro dhe’n Bÿs in Peswar Ugans Dëdh

Jules Verne's Le tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours (Around the World in Eighty Days), abridged for young readers

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Amêthva an Bestas

ON-LINE: George Orwell's Animal Farm, with Cornish-English glossary (monthly instalments from January 2021)

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An Beybel Sans

The Holy Bible (Old Testament, New Testament)

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