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Record Number: NTE0023

Related Work: Peveril of the Peak

Illustration Title/Caption: Peveril of the Peak / The Meeting of Peveril & Alice Interrupted by Bridgenorth

Keyword(s): Bridgenorth, Alice - Peveril, Julian - Bridgenorth, Major Ralph - Courtship

Artist: Thomas M. Wright

Engraver: James Mitchell

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 9.5 x 7

Date: 1825

Source Text: Novels and Romances of the Author of Waverley [18mo issue], 7 vols (Edinburgh: Constable & Co., 1825)

Position in Source Text: vol. 5 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: BL 12604.a.3

Image File Name: 0014478d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Alice Bridgenorth and Julian Peveril in a parlour at Black Fort in the Isle of Man, disturbed by the stern figure of Ralph Bridgenorth who has entered by the door [Ch. 13]. Imprint of Hurst, Robinson, & Co., London (the secondary publishers on title-page). Todd & Bowden place this plate in vol. 4. Also appears in 'The Waverley Album' (London: Charles Heath, [1832]), facing p. 43 (see image). Present vol. also includes title-page vignette of Holm-Peel as in vol. 7 of 1824 12mo issue, but with engraver given as Edward Finden.

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