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THE HEYDAY OF SIR WALTER SCOTT by  Donald (re: Sir Walter Scott) Davie - First Edition - 1961 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

THE HEYDAY OF SIR WALTER SCOTT

by Davie, Donald (re: Sir Walter Scott)

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1961. (vii) 168 pp. Green cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a short tear on the upper right corner of the rear panel; price intact; no interior markings. Scott was a Scottish baronet, a playwright, historical novelist and poet. The author of The Lady of the Lake, Ivanhoe and so many more, the Chapters are: The Captain's Daughter - Pushkin's Prose and Russian Realism; The Heart of Midlothian; Waverley; Pan Tadeusz; Rob Roy; Maria Edgeworth; Scott and the Novel in Ireland; The Leatherstocking Novels; The Pioneers; and Cooper and Scott - The Water Witch; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.


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