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Sir Walter Scott.

Una Pope-Hennessy

Sir Walter Scott.

by Una Pope-Hennessy

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Published by Home & Van Thal in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scott, Walter, -- Sir, -- 1771-1832

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination101p.
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23759455M

      The novels of Sir Walter Scott are now – in England, at least – almost unread. It is hard to imagine an author simultaneously so famous and so unfashionable, his novels frequently written off Author: Charlotte Higgins. Cedric Saxon thane; called by the Normans a franklin.. Wilfred of Ivanhoe Son of Cedric; follower of King Richard.. Rowena Ward of Cedric; descendant of King Alfred.. Athelstane Cedric's choice of a husband for Rowena; descendant of noble Saxon line.. Isaac Jewish moneylender of York.. Rebecca Isaac's daughter; skilled in the art of healing.. Richard Plantagenet King Richard of England; called.

    Sir Walter Scott (), Scottish writer and poet and one of the greatest historical novelists. Scott was born on Aug , in Edinburgh as the son of a solicitor Walter Scott and Anne, a daughter of professor of medicine. An early illness left him lame in the right leg, but he grew up to be a man over six feet and great physical. Read this book on Questia. My high regard for Donizetti's Lucia diLammermoor led me many years ago to read Scott's novel, The Bride of Lammermoor, and this in turn led me into the larger subject of the present study, which is the first serious attempt to track down the many operas based on Scott's works and the only systematic study of these operas in relation to their originals.

    Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet () was a prolific Scottish historical novelist and poet popular throughout Europe during his time. In some ways Scott was the first author to have a truly international career in his lifetime, with many contempo. Scott, Walter, The book of Waverley gems: in a series of engraved illustrations of incidents and scenery in Sir Walter Scott's novels. (London, Henry G. Bohn, ) (page images at HathiTrust).


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