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Epic suggestion in the imagery of the Waverley novels

Christabel Forsyth Fiske

Epic suggestion in the imagery of the Waverley novels

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Published by Kraus Reprint Co. in Millwood, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
    • Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832.,
    • Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832 -- Literary style.,
    • Historical fiction, Scottish -- History and criticism.,
    • English language -- 19th century -- Style.,
    • Epic literature -- History and criticism.,
    • Figures of speech.,
    • Scotland -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Christabel F. Fiske. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1940.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR5345 .F5 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 141 p.
      Number of Pages141
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5417568M
      ISBN 100527295205
      LC Control Number73009750


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In most cases, the link will take you directly to the text. The pages of his manuscript novels show scarcely a retouch or an erasure, whether in the “Waverley” fragment of or the unpublished “Siege of Malta” of [A history of Scott's Manuscripts, with good fac-similes, will be found in the Catalogue of the Scott Exhibition, Edinburgh, ].

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