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Record Number: LIB0013

Related Work: Heart of Mid-Lothian, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Heart of Mid-Lothian / ‘I never ask what . . . in answer to this pert remark’ [4 lines]

Keyword(s): Books - Courtship - Deans, David - Deans, Effie - Deans, Jeanie - Dogs - Dumbiedikes, Laird of - Handicraft

Artist: John Philips

Engraver: Charles William Sharpe

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 9.5 x 12.4

Date: 1852

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Library Edition] (Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1852-53)

Position in Source Text: vol. 7 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: ABD, 823.73 5, vol. 7

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts a scene in the Deans family cottage; Jeanie knits, Effie yawns, David sits at the table holding a book, and the Laird of Dumbiedikes sits on a chest on the left, with a pipe turned downward in his mouth, gazing at Jeanie [Ch. 10; EEWN 6, 87.10-15].

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