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Record Number: DRY0198

Related Work: Talisman, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Conrad Detected by the Hound

Keyword(s): Chivalry - Dogs - Kenneth of Scotland, Knight of the Leopard - Knights - Montserrat, Conrade, Marquis of - Richard Coeur de Lion ('The Black Knight') - Roswal

Artist: Godfrey C. Hindley

Engraver: James Davis Cooper

Work Type: wood engraving

Size(cm): 14.4 x 9.1

Date: 1894

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Dryburgh Edition], 25 vols (London & Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1892-94)

Position in Source Text: vol. 20, facing p. 252

Location of Copy: NLS, NG.1179.d

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Conrade of Montserrat being held on the ground by Roswal, the hound of Sir Kenneth (himself disguised as a Nubian slave), as King Richard on horseback presides over the incident, with one more rider arriving, while other Christian Princes file past the banner in the distance [Ch. 24].

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