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Sir Walter Scott

Author, Poet, Historian (15-Aug-1771 — 21-Sep-1832)


George Dekker. The Fictions of Romantic Tourism: Radcliffe, Scott, and Mary Shelley. Stanford University Press. 2005. 314pp.

Elizabeth Janet Gray. Young Walter Scott. London: Thomas Nelson. 1937. 239pp.

Moray McLaren. Sir Walter Scott: The Man & Patriot. London: Heinemann. 1970. 244pp.

Charles Sumner Olcott. The Country of Sir Walter Scott. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. 1913. 415pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  6. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1319)

  8. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.214)

  9. A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature (p.328)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.924)

  11. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.446)

  12. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.614)

  13. The Penguin Companion to English Literature (pp.463-65)

  14. Encyclopedia of Concert Music (p.412)

  15. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.25)

  16. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.407)

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