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Record Number: LAD0034

Related Work: Highland Widow, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Chronicles of the Canongate / Page 247 Chap. 12 Vol. 1

Keyword(s): MacTavish, Elspat - MacTavish, Hamish Bean - Highlanders - Medicine & Potions

Artist: Henry Courtney Selous

Engraver: Hamilton

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 8.5 x 6.5

Date: 1827

Source Text: The Lady's Magazine; or Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex, new series (London, 1820-29)

Position in Source Text: vol. 8 (30 November 1827), facing p. 508

Location of Copy: NLS, AB.3.79.56

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Elspat MacTavish, cup in hand, and her son turning away from her towards a bed, having taken the sleeping potion [Ch. 11] Title/caption reference is to original edition.

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