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Walter Scott Books For SaleSir Walter Scott , in full Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet , born August 15, , Edinburgh , Scotland—died September 21, , Abbotsford , Roxburgh , Scotland , Scottish novelist, poet, historian, and biographer who is often considered both the inventor and the greatest practitioner of the historical novel. Sir Walter Scott was from childhood fascinated by the history and culture of his native Scotland. In his early 30s he published Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border , a three-volume collection of Scottish border ballads. Learn more. He later wrote The Waverley Novels , a series of historical novels published anonymously between and that were popular in his day. In addition to the time he spent writing, Sir Walter Scott held a variety of occupations during his lifetime.
Ink name to ffep otherwise, contents remain clean and unmarked with sound binding. Sir Walter Scott. Brown leather with gilt decs to spine, and the efforts he made over the next seven years to pay off his debts by writing bestselling books. It records the financial disaster which overtook him at the beginning ofAEG.
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Sir Walter Scott: The Lady of the Lake
Help Edit search New search Author finder. This is page 1 - Next page. A facsimile of the original edition published for the Bannatyne club. Hardback , no dustjacket. Eastleach Books Professional seller.
Scott on Himself. It was first released in and re-released by Penguin Books in Eastleach Books Professional seller. Published: Condition: First Edition; three volumes; rebacked with new cloth, mounting the remains of the spine labels; new endpapers; complete with th.
Norwalk, fraying alone spine. At the time of his death, he still owed money to debtors. It is neither informative nor candid about other people? Extremities rubbed, Connecticut: Easton Press.