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Waverley

Author: Walter Scott; Susan Kubica Howard
Publisher: Peterborough, Ont. ; Buffalo, NY : Broadview Press, ©2010.
Series: Broadview editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The well-chosen additional materials in this new edition of Waverley will prove illuminating to readers of Scott in numerous ways. Contemporaneous reviews reveal a wide range of perspectives on this historical novel; selections by Defoe and Swift express conflicting attitudes toward the Union of 1707. In addition, sections on the Rebellion of 1745 and on the customs of the Highlanders make available relevant but
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Scott; Susan Kubica Howard
ISBN: 9781551118956 1551118955
OCLC Number: 471809815
Notes: Originally published under title: Waverley, or, 'Tis sixty years since.
Description: 537 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1.From the Quarterly Review (July 1814) --
2.From the Scots Magazine (July 1814) / John Wilson Croker --
3.From the British Critic (August 1814) / John Wilson Croker --
4.From the Antijacobin Review and Magazine (September 1814) / John Wilson Croker --
5.From the Scourge (October 1814) / John Wilson Croker --
6.From the Edinburgh Review (November 1814) / John Wilson Croker --
7.From the Monthly Review (November 1814) / Francis Jeffrey --
8.From the Critical Review (March 1815) / Francis Jeffrey --
9.From the London Magazine (June 1829) / Francis Jeffrey --
10.From the North American Review (April 1831) / Francis Jeffrey --
1.Jonathan Swift, "Verses Said to Be Written on the Union" (1707) / Francis Jeffrey --
2.From Daniel Defoe, A Tour Thro' the Whole Island of Great Britain (1724-27) / Francis Jeffrey --
3.From Daniel Defoe, A Review of the State of the British Nation (1707) / Francis Jeffrey --
4."The Union" (1819) / Francis Jeffrey Note continued: 1.Tobias Smollett, "Tears of Scotland" (1746) / Francis Jeffrey --
2.Songs from The Jacobite Relics of Scotland (1819) / Francis Jeffrey --
a."Here's to the King, Sir" / Francis Jeffrey --
b."The King shall enjoy his own again" / Francis Jeffrey --
3.Songs from Jacobite Songs and Ballads (1887) / Francis Jeffrey --
a."Maclean's Welcome" / Francis Jeffrey --
b."Will he no come back again" / Francis Jeffrey --
c."O'er the Water to Charlie" / Francis Jeffrey --
4.From Henry Fielding, The History of the Present Rebellion in Scotland (1745) / Francis Jeffrey --
5.From Walter Scott, Redgauntlet. A Tale of the Eighteenth Century (1824) / Francis Jeffrey --
1.From James Macpherson, "The Battle of Lora" (1803) / Francis Jeffrey --
2.From Elizabeth Hamilton, The Cottagers of Glenburnie (1808) / Francis Jeffrey --
3.From Anne MacVicar Grant, Essays on the Superstitions of the Highlanders of Scotland (1811) / Francis Jeffrey.
Series Title: Broadview editions.
Responsibility: Sir Walter Scott ; edited by Susan Kubica Howard.
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