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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Tribute to the Memory of Sir Walter Scott, Baronet by John McVickar (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at . Sir Walter Scott, in full Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet, (born Aug , Edinburgh, Scotland—died Septem , 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, 1st Baronet FRSE FSA Scot (15 August – 21 September ) was a Scottish historical novelist, poet, playwright, and historian. Many of his works remain classics of both English-language literature and of Scottish titles include Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, Old Mortality, The Lady of the Lake, Waverley, The Heart of Midlothian, and The Bride of mater: University of Edinburgh. SCOTT, (SIR) WALTER, baronet, a distinguished poet and novelist, was born in Edinburgh, Aug He was a younger son of Mr Walter Scott, writer to the signet, by Anne, daughter of Dr John Rutherford, professor of the practice of medicine in the university of Edinburgh.

Scott, Sir Walter (–), poet and novelist, was born in College Wynd in the Old Town of Edinburgh on 15 August , the tenth child of Walter Scott (–) and Anne Rutherford (?–).His father, son of Robert Scott (–), a prosperous border sheep farmer, and of Barbara Haliburton, became a writer to the signet in , and had a successful career as a solicitor.   McVickar, Rev. John. Tribute to the memory of Sir Walter Scott, Baronet () McVickar, Rev. John. Domestic narrative of the life of Samuel Bard, M.S. LL. D., () Measurements: 8/1/8 x 5/1/4 x 1/1/4 in. Half-leather binding with missing spine. Full text of "The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Baronet" See other formats.   Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet () was a prolific Scottish historical novelist and poet popular throughout Europe during his time. In some ways Scott was the first author to have a truly international career in his lifetime, with many contemporary Pages:

  Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet FRSE (15 August - 21 September ) was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright, poet and historian. Many of his works remain classics of both English-language literature and of Scottish literature. Famous titles include Ivanhoe, Pages: Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (15 August September ) was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright and poet, born in Edinburgh's Old Town. Despite the anonymous publication of his first novel, Waverley, Scott became the first English-language author to have a truly international career in his own lifetime, with many contemporary. (Lockhart – Life of Sir Walter Scott, ) From The Edinburgh Courant: Wednesday, the honoured remains of Sir Walter Scott were consigned to the tomb, amid the unfeigned regret of thousands. Never perhaps was the esteem in which this truly great man was held more conspicuously displayed than on this melancholy occasion. Walter Scott. Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet Scottish writer. born Aug , Edinburgh died Septem , Abbotsford, Roxburgh, Scotland. Scottish novelist, poet, historian, and biographer who is often considered both the inventor and the greatest practitioner of the historical novel.