Sir Walter Scott

  • (noun): British author of historical novels and ballads (1771-1832).
    Synonyms: Scott, Walter Scott

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Stewart Of Balquhidder - History - Sir Walter Scott's A Legend of Montrose
... of the Covenanting Wars and is the hero of Sir Walter Scott's novel The Legend of Montrose, in which Scott changed James Stewart's name to Allan M'Aulay ...
Selkirk, Scottish Borders - History - Sir Walter Scott and Selkirk
... Sir Walter Scott was appointed Sheriff-Deputy of the County of Selkirk in 1799, and was based in the Royal Burgh's Courthouse, which can be found in the ... The Sir Walter Scott Way from Moffat to Cockburnspath passes through Selkirk ...
Scottish Lullaby
... verses were used when a dramatization of Sir Walter Scott’s Guy Mannering was presented ... For this, Sir Walter Scott composed the verses ‘Lullaby for an Infant Child’ ... They are a curtailed version of Sir Walter Scott’s verses ...
Features - List of Books Included - 100 Classic Book Collection - UK Version
... Moby Dick Herman Melville Tales of Mystery and Imagination Edgar Allan Poe Ivanhoe Sir Walter Scott Rob Roy Sir Walter Scott Waverley Sir Walter Scott Black Beauty Anna Sewell All's Well That Ends Well ...
Historical Films - High and Late Middle Ages (1000-1453)
... the Lion-Hearted 1190 ... Levant based on Sir Walter Scott's The Talisman and set in the Third Crusade Richard the Lion-Hearted 1190 ... Levant based on Sir Walter ...

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