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Author Macrone, John, 1809-1837.

Title The life of Sir Walter Scott / by John Macrone ; edited with an introduction by Daniel Grader and with an essay by Gillian Hughes
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2013]
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Summary John Macrone, who wrote this life of Scott in 1832-3, was admirably suited to the task; for, while he had never met Scott, his friends and associates included Cunningham, Galt, and Hogg, who wrote his Anecdotes of Scott for publication in Macrone's book. A quarrel with Lockhart, however, put a stop to the project, and nothing more was heard of it until the recent discovery of an autograph manuscript, here edited and published for the first time. A well-written and carefully-researched narrative, it increases our knowledge of Scott's life and work as perceived by his contemporaries, as well as
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Scott, Walter, 1771-1832.
Authors, Scottish -- 19th century -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Grader, Daniel.
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