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The life of Sir Walter Scott, abridged from the larger work

J. G. Lockhart

The life of Sir Walter Scott, abridged from the larger work

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Published by A. & C. Black in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith prefatory letter by J. R. Hope Scott
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26980461M
OCLC/WorldCa9457637


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The life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart.: abridged from the larger work. [J G Lockhart; James Robert Hope-Scott]. The Life of Sir Walter Scott Bart. Abridged form the larger work by J.G. Lockhart with preparatory letter by J.R. Hope Scott Published by Adam & Charles Black, London ().

Full text of "The life of Sir Walter Scott, bart., abridged from the larger a prefatory letter by James R. Hope Scott" See other formats. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (14 August September ) 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 contemporary readers all over Great Britain, Ireland, Europe, Australia, and. The life of Sir Walter Scott. [J G Lockhart] "The text of this Edinburgh Edition is that of the edition, and the alterations and additions of the abridged Life, which were never incorporated in the larger work, are added in footnotes."--Note.

The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte (Volume I only) by Sir Walter Scott (indicated on the title page as "The Author of 'Waverley'") and a great selection of related books. : Ivanhoe (): Walter, Sir Scott: Books.

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Abridged from the larger work by JG Lockhart. London: Adam and Charles Black, In the young man attracted the notice of Sir Walter Scott, and he married Scott's eldest daughter Sophia in April Between and Lockhart worked indefatigably. In Peter's Letters to his Kinsfolk appeared, and in he edited Peter Motteux's edition of Don Quixote, to which he prefixed a life of Cervantes.

ADVERTISEMENT TO EDITION Sir Walter Scott left two interleaved copies of his Life of Napoleon, in both of which his executors have found various corrections of the text, and additional were directed by his testament to take care, that, in case a new edition of the work were called for, the annotations of it might be completed in the fashion here adopted, dates and other.

Sir Walter Scott (c), by John Buchan (HTML in Australia; NO US ACCESS) Sir Walter Scott (London: Macmillan and Co., ), by Richard Holt Hutton (Gutenberg text) The Life of Sir Walter Scott (abridged by the author from his multivolume biography), by J.

Lockhart (HTML in the UK) The Life of Sir Walter Scott, by S. Fowler Wright. Sir Walter Scott was born on Aug in Edinburgh, Scotland. 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.

Sir Walter Scott's biography and life Scott, born in College Wynd, Edinburgh, was the son of a lawyer. Educated first at Edinburgh High School and. This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising.

By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have rea. Books blog Sir Walter Scott's Waverley at is not yet old Stuart Kelly: Very many readers assume his books are dusty relics, but there are still plenty of reasons to read him Published: 7 Jul A handsome copy of Lockhart's famous biography of the writer Sir Walter Scott.

Abridged from the larger work. Illustrated throughout with coloured plates. Bound by the Relfe Brothers (binder's ink stamp to verso of front free-endpaper). CONDITION. In a decorative calf binding with gilt detailing.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 6 Author: John Gibson Lockhart Release Date: October 5, [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: ISO *** START OF.

These pages cover all of Scott's novels and narrative poems and a selection of his prose works. 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.). by Richard H. Hutton London MACMILLAN AND CO. AND NEW YORK The Right of Translation and Reproduction is Reserved.

PREFATORY NOTE It will be observed that the greater part of this little book has been taken in one form or other from Lockhart's Life of Sir Walter Scott, in ten volumes. No introduction to Scott would be worth much in which that course was not followed.

The Journal of Sir Walter Scott (Canongate Classics Book 87) Walter Scott. out of 5 stars 2. Kindle Edition. £ Next. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.5/5(2).

The Life of Sir Walter Scott Bart: Abridged from the Larger Work 4 copies The Life of Scott Vol II 3 copies The History of Napoleon Buonaparte, In Two Volumes (Vol II) 3 copies. The life of Sir Walter Scott, reprinted with corrections and additions from the Quarterly review, Also available in digital form.

Contributor: Gleig, G. (George Robert) Date: Sir Walter Scott was the greatest novelist Scotland has ever produced, and he loved a good story. In this case, the story is that of a privileged and somewhat spoiled Englishman who eventually encounters the turmoil of Scotland and Rob Roy.

This is the genius of this book: observations not only from a 3rd party perspective, but from England itself. sp;- London - Adam and Charles Black, Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. A complete set of the Victoria Edition Sir Walter Scott's novels. Illustrated with plates to frontispiece to each volume and in a fine binding by Bayntun, Bath with binder's stamp to verso of front free endpaper.

Sir Walter Scott's famous novel, first published inis set in the England of the 12th Century. This handsome reprint edition features color illustrations by Edward A. Wilson. Includes an unattributed introduction, and a 'Dedicatory Epistle' to The Rev.

Dryasdust. The characters in Ivanhoe are static. Except for minor changes in attitude, there is very little character development. They are mainly interesting as types having certain distinguishing characteristics.

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Lockhart, J. (John Gibson), The complete works of Sir Walter Scott: containing all his Waverley novels, prose and poetical works, together with his life of Napoleon, histories and essays: with the memoirs of his life, and the author's last corrections and additions (Philadelphia: T.B.

Peterson & Bros., [?]), also by Walter. Sir Walter Scott was born in Edinburgh in Educated for the law, he obtained the office of sheriff-depute of Selkirkshire in and in the office of clerk of session, a post whose duties he fulfilled for some twenty-five : Ebook.

Sir Walter Scott is credited with popularizing the modern novel and making it a thing of respectability. Additionally, he helped form historical fiction as a genre and put Scotland on the map as a tourist destination.

Here are five more interesting facts about the man who gave us the oft quoted line, "Oh, what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive!". Sir Walter Scott's Waverley at is not yet old Stuart Kelly: Very many readers assume his books are dusty relics, but there are still plenty of reasons to read him Published: 7 Jul The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, With a Sketch of His Life By J.

Lake. Philadelphia: Porter and Coates. B/w Engraved Illustrations. Reprint. Leather Binding. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED COPY. Bound in late 19th-century 3/4 red morocco over marbled boards, spine with raised bands and gilt floral tooling within gilt-ruled.

Scott, Sir Walter, –, Scottish novelist and poet, b. Edinburgh. He is considered the father of both the regional and the historical novel. Early Life and Works. After an.

This vintage book contains Sir Walter Scott's novel, "The Talisman". It is the second novel in Scott's "Tales of the Crusaders" series and a sequel to "The Betrothed". Political intrigue and scheming is threatening to bring the Third Crusade to a end as King Richard the Lionheart's health deteriorates at an ever-increasing rate.

The Complete Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Biography, and His Last Additions and Illustrations, Volume 1. Preview this book Scott slain ſº song spirit stanza steed sword ta'en tale thai thee ther Thomas Thomas the Rhymer thou tion tower tradition Tristrem verses Walter weel wild wold word wounded Ysolt Ysonde 5/5(1).