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Record Number: LIW0015

Related Work: Antiquary, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Home Castle

Keyword(s): Castles & Fortresses - Farmers & Peasants - Children

Artist: H. Purser

Engraver: Edward Francis Finden

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 8 x 12

Date: 1832

Source Text: Landscape Illustrations of the Waverley Novels, with Descriptions of the Views, 2 vols (London: Charles Tilt, 1832)

Position in Source Text: vol. 1, facing p. 15

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson H.MAR.1

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Hume Castle, Berwickshire, with labourers harvesting grain in the fields below, and two children playing in the foreground. Accompanying quoted text (p. 15): 'The lights glanced . . . inland hills' [Ch. 45; EEWN 3, 348.35-36]. Legend states published May 1831.

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