[Spellyans] Kensa Lyver Redya in Cornish

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Thu Apr 30 10:02:49 BST 2009

"Kensa Lyver Redya" dyllys in Kernowek

Yma Evertype gans hebma ow notya bos dyllys  "Kensa Lyver Redya", aga  
versyon Kernowek a lyver rag descoryon ha rag redyoryon yonk, gans  
Harriette Taylor Treadwell ha gans Margaret Free.

An kensa lyver redya-ma a veu trailys gans Eddie Foirbeis Climo, hag  
yma va têwlys rag an descor avar, be va flogh bò den leundevys. Nyns  
eus lies ger dyvers i’n lyver, nebes moy ès 200 warbarth. Y fÿdh kefys  
ino naw whedhel classyk: An Yar Vian Rudh, An Maw a Vara Jynjyber, An  
Venyn Goth ha’n Porhel, An Maw ha’n Avar, An Grampethen, Ÿdhnyk  
Lÿdhnyk, An Try Bogh Bewek, Trednar Bian, ha Kensa Gwias an Gefnysen  

Screfys yw an lyver i'n spellyans gelwys Kernowek Standard, hag y fÿdh  
gwelys ino moy ès deg war peswar ugans a’n delinyansow gwrÿs gans an  
artyst Frederick Richardson. An lyver-ma yw olsettys ha dyllys gans  
Evertype, Cathair na Mart, Wordhen.

Copiow a'n lyver a yll bos kefys dhyworth Amazon.co.uk. dhyworth  
Amazon.com, bò dhyworth Spyrys a Gernow, pellgowser 01209 842394, e- 
mail shoppa at spyrys.org. Gweler http://www.evertype.com/books/kensa-lyver-redya.html

"Kensa Lyver Redya" - "First Reading Book" published in Cornish

Evertype announces the publication of a Cornish version, translated by  
Eddie Foirbeis Climo for learners and younger readers, of a book by  
Harriette Taylor Treadwell and Margaret Free, "Kensa Lyver Redya".

This first reader is aimed at early learners of Cornish, whether  
children or adults. It has a relatively small vocabulary of just over  
200 words, and presents nine classic stories: The Little Red Hen, The  
Gingerbread Boy, The Old Woman and the Pig, The Boy and the Goat, The  
Pancake, Chicken Licken, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, Little Tuppens,  
and Little Spider’s First Web.

The book is written in the spelling called Kernowek Standard. It  
contains more than 90 illustrations by the artist Frederick  
Richardson. The book was typeset and published by Evertype of Co.  
Mayo, Ireland.

Copies may be obtained from Amazon.co.uk, from Amazon.com, or from  
Spyrys a Gernow, tel. 01209 842394, e-mail shoppa at spyrys.org. See http://www.evertype.com/books/kensa-lyver-redya.html

Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com

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