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3 edition of Sir Walter Scott"s boyhood collection of chapbooks in Abbotsford Library. found in the catalog.

Sir Walter Scott"s boyhood collection of chapbooks in Abbotsford Library.

James Clarkson Corson

Sir Walter Scott"s boyhood collection of chapbooks in Abbotsford Library.

by James Clarkson Corson

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Published in [Greenock, Scot.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chapbooks, English -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsScott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832., Abbotsford. Library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ2014 C4 C6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination202-218p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17196632M

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    Abbotsford The Home of Sir Walter Scott, Melrose, Scottish Borders. K likes. Scotland's most fascinating day out for the whole family; Abbotsford is the historic home of novelist and poet Sir. Scott, Sir Walter The 'Illustrated Waverley Novels' / Complete 25 volume set. Imprint: London, Marcus Ward & Co., to Binding: Hardback Inscription: Signed, inscribed or annotated. 12mo. Uniformly-bound in 3/4 blue calf leather, over fine blue cloth, with gilt rules to boards, raised bands and gilt ornamentation to spine, a.e.g., and marbled boards.

    Even as devoted a collector as Sir Walter Scott did not catalogue his chapbooks and when George Huntly Gordon and J. G. Cochrane compiled the Catalogue of the Library at Abbotsford (Edinburgh, , p. ) a boyhood collection made by Scott is listed as ‘Popular Ballads and Stories. Collected by Sir Walter Scott. 6 vols. 12mo’ Sir Walter Scott’s Abbotsford garden Photo Malvina Yock The farm he bought was far from grand, but over the next years Scott grew obsessed with renovating and enlarging. First he built a small house which he called Abbotsford, but there were so many additions to that house that it .


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Sir Walter Scott"s boyhood collection of chapbooks in Abbotsford Library by James Clarkson Corson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Discover Abbotsford, the home of Sir Walter Scott. Abbotsford is the extraordinary home of the 19th century novelist and ‘Great Scott’ who popularised tartan, saved the Scottish banknote and rediscovered his country’s Crown Jewels. Discover a treasure trove of intriguing objects which inspired his greatest poems and novels.

Sir Walter Scott is one of the most successful authors of all time and is the second-most quoted writer in the Oxford English Dictionary after William Shakespeare. Scott’s creativity, wit and understanding of human nature remain on display in his works, but it is only through visiting Abbotsford that one can truly understand the man himself.

THE STORY OF THE ABBOTSFORD LIBRARY The library at Abbotsford is entirely the creation of Sir Walter Scott: it begins with the chapbooks he collected as a child and continues through the small volumes of poetry he annotated as a schoolboy and the sentimental books gifted to him by his grandfather, mother and aunt.

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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.

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Abbotsford: Sir Walter Scott’s Home In The Scottish Borders You would have thought that with scenery like this, I’d have come home with some first-rate pictures of Abbotsford, the castle-style home Sir Walter Scott built, but as I spent the time there in a weird state of literary reverie, this is as good as I could muster.

In Abbotsford library, there is a superb octogonal showcase containing a lock of Bonnie Prince Charlie's hair, Napoleon's gold cloak clasp, Marie Stuart's crucifix and various other objects collected from friends and relations of Walter Scott also known as the "Wizard of the North".

These pages cover all of Scott's novels and narrative poems and a selection of his prose works. They are illustrated by prints from the Corson Collection, complete reproductions of which may be found in the Image Database.

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