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Record Number: SKE0035

Related Work: Heart of Mid-Lothian, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Salisbury Crags

Keyword(s): Edinburgh - Edinburgh Castle - Mountains & Hills

Artist: James Skene

Engraver: No Engraver

Work Type: etching

Size(cm): 6.2 x 13.3

Date: 1830

Source Text: A Series of Sketches of the Existing Localities alluded to in the Waverley Novels Etched from Original Drawings (Edinburgh: Cadell & Co., 1829[-1831])

Position in Source Text: facing p. 90

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson B.SKE.3

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts edge of Salisbury Crags, with Edinburgh and its Castle in the near distance, and St Leonard's Hill as a low ridge to the left. Accompanying quoted text (p. 90), with reference to Magnum Opus edition: 'If I were to choose . . . called Salisbury Crags. / Heart of Mid-Lothian, Vol. XI, p. 285.' See Ch. 8; EEWN 6, 64. Originally issued as part of a separate number in 1830.

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