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Record Number: MAG0041

Related Work: Abbot, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Abbot

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Contracts - Lindesay, Lord - Mary Queen of Scots - Melville, Sir Robert - Prisons & Prisoners - Ruthven, Lord

Artist: John Burnet

Engraver: William Finden

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 7.5 x 10

Date: 1831

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Magnum Opus edition], 48 vols (Edinburgh: Cadell & Company, 1829-33)

Position in Source Text: vol. 21 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1829-33/21

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Mary Queen of Scots abdicating in favour of her son, with Lord Ruthven, Sir Robert Melville, and Lord Lindesay looking on [Ch. 22; EEWN 10.210].

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