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Sir Walter Scott"s Marmion

by Sir Walter Scott

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Published by Leach, Shewell, & Sanborn in Boston and New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flodden, Battle of, England, 1513,
  • Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNorris, Mary Harriott, 1848-1919, ed
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5311 .A1 1891a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 281 p.
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24834672M
    LC Control Number12038504

    SIR WALTER SCOTT, the fourth child of Walter Scott, writer to the Signet of Edinburgh, was born in that city on the 15th of August He came of the Border family, the Scotts of Harden, an offshoot from the house of Beccleuch. His childhood was passed for the most part at Sandyknowe, the farm of his Father in Roxburghshire. In the mids Scott became interested in German Romanticism, Gothic novels, and Scottish border ballads. His first published work, The Chase, and William and Helen (), was a translation of two ballads by the German Romantic balladeer G.A. Bürger. A poor translation of Goethe’s Götz von Berlichingen followed in

    BMOGDDS Green cloth over boards with gold gilt lettering to cover and spine, moderate to heavy water damage with ripple and discoloration to pages and covers. Fair to Poor. Moderate shelf wear to covers/corners; satisfaction guaranteed. Earthlight Books is a family owned and operated, independent bookstore serving Walla Walla, Washington since 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.

    Sir Walter Scott was born on 15 August , in a small third floor flat in College Wynd in Edinburgh’s Old Town. Scott was the ninth child of Anne Rutherford and Walter Scott, a solicitor and member of the private Scottish society known as the Writers of the Signet, so called for their entitlement to use the Scottish King’s seal – known as the signet – when drawing up legal . Sir Walter Scott’s monument in Edinburgh is largest dedicated to a writer anywhere in the world In many of his works, Scott presents a clash of values – Jacobites and Hanoverians, Roundheads and Cavaliers, Normans and Anglo-Saxons, Covenanters and Redcoats – and suggests that out of that conflict emerges a new, stronger synthesis.


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It's the tale of James IV battle against the English at Flodden Field told from the point of view of a miscreant knight, Baron Marmion.

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