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Record Number: FIS0088

Related Work: Peveril of the Peak

Illustration Title/Caption: Trial of the Peverils. Oates giving evidence / Jugement des Peverils. Oates allant rendre temoignage

Keyword(s): Oates, Dr Titus - Law & Lawyers

Artist: Solomon Alexander Hart

Engraver: George Presbury

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 8.2 x 13.3

Date: 1838

Source Text: Waverley Novels, 48 vols (London: Fisher, Son & Co., 1836-39)

Position in Source Text: vol. 30 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1836-9/30

Image File Name: 0014504d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Titus Oates in the witness box at the trial of the Peverils, with four presiding judges on a balcony above [Ch. 41]. Also appears in 'Landscape-Historical Illustrations of Scotland and the Waverley Novels' [Plate 68] (London: Fisher, [1836-38]): see image.

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