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Notes on the influence of Sir Walter Scott on George Eliot

Albany James Christie

Notes on the influence of Sir Walter Scott on George Eliot

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Published by A. Baxendine in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eliot, George, -- 1819-1880.,
  • Scott, Walter, -- Sir, -- 1771-1832.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A.J.C.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21031996M


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Undated Edition, previous owner's inscription on back of ffep dated Frontis illus, is an Engraved Portrait of Walter Scott, protected by tissue guard. 8 other Full-Page B&W illustrations. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Great Expectations. Charles Dickens. Gulliver’s Travels. The Picture of Dorian Gray.

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He makes the point that Arabs conquered the Middle East and it was only after centuries of abuse and persecution that Christians tried to recapture it/5(8). Full text of "Scott and Goethe; German influence on the writings of Sir Walter Scott" See other formats. Sir Walter Scott is the most acknowledged Scottish novelist and poetmaster of the historical novel who was popular throughout much of the world in the 19th century.

He still remains one of the most influential authors of modern times. His work was widely read and imitated across the whole of Europe throughout the Nineteenth-Century in particular and his influence is marked even in. Sir Walter Scott () I'd like to dedicate the Scott section of the Victorian Web to an inspiring teacher and Scott devotee, Professor Roger Bishop of the University of Victoria, for it was he that lured me into the study of the nineteenth-century novel and inspired me to read many of Scott's novels.

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