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Published by Collier in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Covenanters -- Fiction.,
  • Bothwell Bridge, Battle of, Scotland, 1679 -- Fiction.,
  • Scotland -- History -- 18th century -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesOld mortality.
StatementSir Walter Scott.
GenreFiction.
SeriesWaverley novels -- v. 2
The Physical Object
Pagination599-1099 p.
Number of Pages1099
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22385929M

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Condition: Poor. Volume 6. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. No dust jacket. 8vo. Library has put a paper cover over boards. Binding very loose. Majority of gatherings loose. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Antiquary. the Black Dwarf. Old Mortality by Sir Walter Scott (, Hardcover) at the best . These three books were GUY MANNERING, THE ANTIQUARY, and OLD MORTALITY -- books we hear a lot less of today than IVANHOE and QUENTIN DURWARD. But the fact is, Scott always wrote fast and easily, and the books that were closest to his heart were the ones that he wrote first, books about Scotland, his home, and the various characters he /5(15). The book contains the follow novels of Sir Edward Scott: The Black Dwarf -Old Mortality -Quentin Durward The page numbers include indices, glossaries, and notes for each novel. Book cover is cloth with a black ink design.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Waverley Novels: The Antiquary. the Black Dwarf. Old Mortality by Sir Walter Scott (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The Antiquary () is a novel by Sir Walter Scott about an amateur historian, archaeologist and collector of items of dubious antiquity. Although he is the eponymous character, he is not necessarily the hero, as many of the characters around him undergo far more significant journeys or change/5. A rounded, smooth blend, the Antiquary 12 year old is a great whisky which Jim Murray awarded an incredible 92 points to in his Whisky Bible. Tasting Note by The Chaps at Master of Malt. The nose is light and well-balanced. There are notes of malted barley and honey, a touch of spice and fresh fruit salad. The palate is of medium-body with /5. This carefully crafted ebook: "The Complete Novels of Sir Walter Scott: Waverly, Rob Roy, Ivanhoe, The Pirate, Old Mortality, The Guy Mannering, The Antiquary, The Heart of Midlothian and many more (Illustrated)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents/5.

Buy The Waverley Novels Volume 1 Waverley, Guy Mannering, The Antiquary, Rob Roy, Old Mortality By Sir Walter Scott, in Acceptable condition. Our cheap used books come with free delivery. ISBN:Price: $ Old Mortality is not as well known nor is it as popular as Rob Roy, Ivanhoe or Kenilworth, all of which followed it in the five years subsequent to its publication in It also precedes The Heart of Midlothian and The Bride of Lammermoor, both of which were part of Scott's series of novels "Tales of My Landlord"/5(8). The Antiquary is said to have been Scott's favorite of his own novels. I am not sure why (personally, I would vote for Old Mortality.) Some reviewers speculate that it is because he modeled the principal character, Jonathan Oldbuck, on himself, a kind of humorous self-caricature/5(4).   The Antiquary by Sir Walter Scott An antiquarian or antiquary (from the Latin: antiquarius, meaning pertaining to ancient times) is an aficionado or student of antiquities or things of the past. We are delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Rob Roy, Old Mortality, The Lady of the Lake Brand: Barnes & Noble.