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Reminiscences of Sir Walter Scott"s residence in Italy, 1832

Gell, William Sir

Reminiscences of Sir Walter Scott"s residence in Italy, 1832

by Gell, William Sir

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Published by T. Nelson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scott, Walter, -- Sir, -- 1771-1832

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    Statementedited with notes by James C. Corson. Introd. by G.H. Needler; pref. by Lord Normand.
    ContributionsCorson, James Clarkson,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5332
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi,55p.;
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23759457M

    Phrase used by Macaulay in his poem and by Walter Scott; see W. Gell, Reminiscences of Sir Walter Scott’s Residence in Italy,, ed. J. C. Corson (London, ) p. 8. Mary Shelley’s description is in her Rambles in Germany and Italy, vol. ii (London, ) p. Google ScholarAuthor: Kenneth Churchill. Sir Walter Scott - Sir Walter Scott was a Scottish playwright, poet, and novelist. His famous titles include Rob Roy, The Lady of the Lake, Waverley, The Heart of Midlothian, The Bride of Lammermoor, and works were extremely popular during his lifetime and he was the first English-language author to achieve international acclaim.

    Ivanhoe / Sir Walter Scott by Scott, Walter, Sir () and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at SIR WALTER SCOTT () Born in Edinburgh. His family belonged to a well-known Scottish clan, whose folksongs, poems and traditions deeply influence W. Scott. While still a toddler he was struck by illness that left his left leg permanently lame. Entered the High School at Edinburgh. Popular with other boys for his story-telling.

    On Sir Walter Scott (), Part IAmerican Cooper asserts, in one of his books, that there is "an instinctive tendency in men to look at any man who has become distinguished." True, surely: as all observation and survey of mankind, from China to Peru, from Nebuchadnezzar to Old Hickory, will testify! The Memoirs of Sir Walter Scott, in 7 vols. 8vo, by his son-in-law, Mr. Lockhart, were published in He left two sons and two daughters, none of whom survived him many years. His elder son, Sir Walter Scott, second baronet of Abbotsford, was born in July , .


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Home> Authors> Books by Sir Walter Scott. Sir Walter Scott( – ) Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (14 August September ) 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 readers all over Great Britain, Ireland, Europe. About The Reception of Sir Walter Scott in Europe.

Sir Walter Scott () had an immense impact throughout Europe. His historical fiction, which brought the ideas of Enlightenment to bear on the novel,created for the first time a sense of the past as a place.

The Descendants of Sir Walter Scott Sir Walter Scott married Charlotte Charpentier in He was survived by his four children Sophia, Walter, Anne and Charles. To find out more about the descendants of Sir Walter Scott, please click below. His wife, Lady Scott, died inand the author himself had a stroke in Next year Scott sailed to Italy.

In Malta he wrote one novel and a short story, and in Naples he collected old songs and ballads. After return to England inhe died on September Children: Walter Scott, Anne Scott. Sir Walter Scott was born on 15 Augustin a small third floor flat in College Wynd in Edinburgh’s Old Town.

Scott was the ninth child of Anne Rutherford and Walter Scott, a solicitor and member of the private Scottish society known as the Writers of the Signet, so called for their entitlement to use the Scottish King’s seal – known as the signet – when drawing up legal documents.

Full text of "Sir Walter Scott" See other formats PR C7 Copy 1 SIR WALTER SCOTT. Z\K 1Boi-i>cv l£5itiou WAVERLEY NOVELS KltllKD Willi INTRODUCTORY ESSAYS AND NOTES V,Y B ANDREW LANG Supplementing those of the Author.

1I7//1 T. Gell, William, Sir, Reminiscences of Sir Walter Scott's residence in Italy, Toronto, Burns and MacEachern [©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Walter Scott; Walter Scott: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Gell, Sir; G H Needler.

Click on the thumbnail to view the full-size image of the title page of John Gibson Lockhart's Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. (2nd ed: ). The engraving by George Baird Shaw shows the bust of Scott by Sir Francis Leggatt Chantrey.

The Years of Decline. For further information on Scott's homes, see Andrew Lang's Homes and Haunts of Sir Walter Scott (Glasgow: James Maclehose & Sons, ) in addition to the works cited on the Bibliography page.

See also the Sir Walter Scott Way website which contains excellent recent images of and up-to-date information on Scott's homes and the Scott Country in. 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 : 15 AugustCollege Wynd, Edinburgh, Scotland.

The founder of this genre, which had a great impact on Romantic Europe, was Sir Walter Scott (–), whose novels, starting with Waverley (), created a passion for the historical novel 3/5(1).

SCOTT, Sir WALTER (–), author of the ‘Waverley Novels,’ son of Walter Scott by his wife Anne Rutherford, was born on 15 Aug. in a house in the College Wynd at Edinburgh, since demolished. The ‘True History of several honourable Families of the Right Honourable Name of Scot’ (), by Walter Scott of Satchells [q.

The best of his later novels are Redgauntlet () and The Talisman (), the latter being set in Palestine during the Crusades. Sir Walter Scott, marble bust by Sir Francis Chantrey, ; in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh Courtesy.

texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK The journal of Sir Walter Scott, from the original manuscript at Abbotsford Item Preview Walter, Sir, ; Douglas, David,ed. Publication date Publisher New York, HarperPages: SIR WALTER SCOTT IN ITALY Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device cturer: Thomas Nelson. SIR WALTER SCOTT born 15 AugustEdinburgh – died 21 SeptemberAbbotsford Walter Scott was a hugely successful poet and author, whose works made him one of Europe’s most famous literary ˜gures.

He had formed an interest in traditional Scots ballads in his childhood, and began collecting them during visits to the Borders. The Online Books Page. Online Books by.

Walter Scott (Scott, Walter, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Scott, Walter, The Abbot: Being the Sequel to The Monastery (Gutenberg text) Scott, Walter, The Antiquary (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML) Scott, Walter, The Antiquary; The Black Dwarf; Old Mortality.

Sir Walter Scott () was born in Edinburgh, as the son of a solicitor Walter Scott and Anne, a daughter of professor of medicine. An early illness - polio - left him lame in the right leg.

Six of his 11 brothers and sisters died in infancy. However, Scott grew up to be a .Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Corson Collection consists of materials assembled by James Clarkson Corson (), Deputy Librarian of Edinburgh University and Honorary Librarian of is comprised of two sub-divisions.

The first consists of materials related to Sir Walter Scott, including manuscripts, artworks, realia, memorabilia, press-cuttings, and critical.Portrait of Sir Walter Scott (–), engraved by by M.J.

Dansforth after a painting by C.R. Leslie. Cover of the diary of Sir Walter Scott (–), –