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Record Number: CEN0006

Related Work: Antiquary, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Oldbuck at Breakfast

Keyword(s): Books - Eating & Drinking - McIntyre, Maria - Oldbuck, Griselda - Oldbuck, Jonathan (of Monkbarns)

Artist: No Artist

Engraver: Brothers Dalziel

Work Type: wood engraving

Size(cm): 7 x 6.8

Date: 1871

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Centenary Edition] (Edinburgh: A. & C. Black, 1870-71)

Position in Source Text: vol. 3 (title-page vignette)

Location of Copy: EUL, RB.S.280-302

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Jonathan Oldbuck reading a book as he drinks tea, with two female figures, one representing his sister Griselda, also sitting at the table, and the other probably his niece Maria, standing behind. This vol. is missing in NLS copy used for entries elsewhere for this edition; the date 1871 (rather than 1870) for this vol. reflects that the EUL copy was a later reprinting.

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