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The heyday of Sir Walter Scott.

Davie, Donald.

The heyday of Sir Walter Scott.

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Published by Routledge & Paul in London .
Written in English

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

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5341 .D3 1961a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p.
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5818072M
    LC Control Number61003226
    OCLC/WorldCa360457


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Bibliographic Record. Scott, Walter, Ivanhoe: A Romance. PR: Language and Literatures: English literature. Historical fiction. Knights and knighthood -- Fiction. Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction.

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Scott created and popularized historical novels in a series called the Waverley Novels. In his novels Scott arranged the plots and characters so the reader enters into the lives of both great and ordinary people caught up in violent, dramatic Librarian Note: There is more than /5. Saint Ronan's Well is a novel by Sir Walter Scott.

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$ Retail: $ Save 38% ($) Availability: In Stock. Stock No: WWB. Don't let your children miss out on this rich literary classic. This workbook adapts Ivanhoe by Sir. In Scott had acquired Rob Roy's gun—“a long Spanish-barrelled piece, with his initials R. C.,” C standing for Campbell, a name assumed in compliment to the Argyll family.

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The text begins: “Sir,” quoth the Lawyer, “not to flatter ye, You have as good and fair a battery As heart could wish, and need not shame The proudest man alive to claim.” Butler. Our horses were taken by a servant in Sir Hildebrand’s livery, whom we found in the court-yard, and we entered the house.

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They are illustrated by prints from the Corson Collection, complete reproductions of which may be found in the Image Database. (To discover the title, artist, and date for each print, place the cursor over the image.). The central theme of all Scott’s work, in Donald Davie’s words in The Heyday of Sir Walter Scott (), is “the question of the rule of law in a society where loyalties are legitimately divided”.

Ask that and you see that Scott’s novels explore both the costs and values of action and patience. This is what puts him beside Hugo and Author: Alan Riach.

I like Scott well enough, and he's definitely worth the read if you like 19th C. literature or historical novels. I haven't read any of those, instead I've read the Bride of Lammermoor, Guy Mannering, and Waverley (which I'm surprised isn't on the list).

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Their ranks consisted of both Scottish and English people, and they raided the entire Border country without regard to their victims' nationality. Their heyday was in the last hundred years of their existence, during the time of the House of Stuart in the Kingdom of.

Sir Walter Scott () was born in Edinburgh, as the son of a solicitor Walter Scott and Anne, a daughter of professor of medicine. An early illness - polio - left him lame in the right leg. Six of his 11 brothers and sisters died in infancy.

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