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Published by Caxton Publishing Co in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sir Walter Scott, Bart.
SeriesThe Waverley novels -- Vol.8
The Physical Object
Pagination274 p. :
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22602639M

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Aug 13,  · The Bride of Lammermoor (Dover Books) [Sir Walter Scott] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Edgar, the brooding young master of Ravenswood, retains none of his ancestral estates but a crumbling castle. Embittered by the lawsuits that have stripped him of his patrimony and shortened his despairing father's life/5(4). Aug 01,  · Walter Scott's "Bride of Lammermoor" became so famous in its day (the first third of the 19th century) that it even became the source of one of Donizetti's operas, "Lucia di Lammermoor", a work that, today, is probably better known than Scott's novel/5(5). The Bride of Lammermoor. by Walter Scott. Trouble ensues when young Lucy Ashtom falls in love with Edgar Ravenswood, a member of a rival family. Read The Bride of Lammermoor online by Sir Walter Scott at, the free online library full of thousands of classic books. Now you can read The Bride of Lammermoor free from the comfort of your computer or mobile phone and enjoy other many other free books by Sir Walter Scott. ReadCentral has helped thousands of people read books online without the need for sign-ups or downloads.

The Bride of Lammermoor and a Legend of Montrose (Waverley Novels) by Scott, Walter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Jan 03,  · Walter Scott's THE BRIDE OF LAMMERMOOR is based on a real, though variously reported incident in 17th Century Scottish history, the Dalrymple tragedy. In Janet Dalrymple, daughter of Viscount Stair, married David Dunbar. Earlier /5. INTRODUCTION TO THE BRIDE OF LAMMERMOOR THE Author, on a former occasion, declined giving the real source from which he drew the tragic subject of this history, because, though occurring at a distant period, it might possibly be unpleasing to the feelings of the descendants of the parties. bride showing no repugnance, but being absolutely passive in everything her mother commanded or advised. On the day of the marriage, which, as was then usual, was celebrated by a great assemblage of friends and relations, she was the same--sad, silent, and resigned, as it seemed, to her destiny.

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