SCOTT, SIR WALTER
Title The Waverly Novels, Volume 30: A Legend Of Montrose.
Book Condition Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition.
Edition Harper's Thistle Edition.
Publisher Harper & Brothers, New York: 1990
Seller ID 31246X1
Volume 30 of The Waverly Novels. The central plot is loosely based on the murder of Lord Kilmont by James Stewart of Ardvoirlich after the battle of Tippermuir. A further source is the memoirs of the 17th-century mercenaries Robert Monro and Sir James Turner for the creation of the soldier of fortune, Captain Dalgetty, one of Scott's finest comic characters.
(Key Words: Fiction, Waverly Novels, Sir Walter Scott, Historical Novels, Lord Kilmont, James Stewart Of Ardvoirlich, Captain Dalgetty ).