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Highland widow ; Two drovers, &c.

Sir Walter Scott

Highland widow ; Two drovers, &c.

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Published by Robert Cadell, Houlston and Stoneman in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Spine title: Works of Sir Walter Scott.

Other titlesTwo drovers, Chronicles of the canongate
Series[Hinman collection], Waverley novels
The Physical Object
Paginationlxxiii, 385 p. :
Number of Pages385
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22305786M

  (In the original edition of The Bride of Lammermoor, published in , Scott set the action around the time of the Glorious Revolution.) “The Highland Widow” and “The Two Drovers,” stories from Chronicles of the Canongate, portray Scottish characters struggling to reconcile their beliefs and customs with their nation’s union with. Rob Roy () is a historical novel by Walter Scott. It is considered one of the Waverley novels, as the author identified himself on the title page as "by the author of Waverley ". Frank Osbaldistone narrates the story. He is the son of an English merchant who parted from his family home in the north of England near the border with Scotland Author: Walter Scott. The Abbot to Woodstock, with The Highland Widow, The Two Drovers, and The Surgeon’s Daughter. 9. The Fair Maid of Perth to Castle Dangerous, with My Aunt Margaret’s Mirror; this volume also including illustrations to early A & C Black editions, and those for all the Poetical Works.


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The Two Drovers deals with the Scot Robin and his English friend Wakefield who are cattle drovers. Overcattle were driven each year from Scottish farms to markets in the north of England.

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Full text of "The Highland widow. The two drovers. The surgeon's daughter, etc." See other formats. Comprised of two short stories 'The Highland Widow' and 'The Two Drovers' and a novella 'The Surgeon's Daughter', this is Scott's only collection of shorter fiction.

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