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Record Number: NTD0009

Related Work: Black Dwarf, The

Illustration Title/Caption: [Canny Elshie's Cottage]

Keyword(s): Black Dwarf, The ('Canny Elshie', Sir Edward Manley) - Cottages - Dwarfs

Artist: Alexander Nasmyth

Engraver: William Home Lizars

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 7 x 7.5

Date: 1821

Source Text: Novels and Tales of The Author of Waverley [12mo issue], 16 vols (Edinburgh: Constable & Co., 1821)

Position in Source Text: vol. 9 (title-page vignette)

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1821/9

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts the Black Dwarf seated outside his cottage, with stick in hand. Illustration caption as given in 'Sixteen Engravings from Real Scenes Supposed to be Described in the Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley' (Edinburgh: Constable & Co., 1821).

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