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Record Number: FIS0023

Related Work: Rob Roy

Illustration Title/Caption: The Pass of Aberfoil, 'Stand!' / Le Defile d'Aberfoil, 'Arretz!'

Keyword(s): Highlanders - MacGregor, Helen - Soldiers

Artist: Charles Bentley

Engraver: James C. Redaway

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 8.2 x 13

Date: 1836

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

Position in Source Text: vol. 8 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1836-9/8

Image File Name: 0014603d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Helen MacGregor in Highland dress, standing before the approaching grenadiers of Captain Thornton [Ch. 30; EEWN 5, 253.25]. Also appears in 'Landscape-Historical Illustrations of Scotland and the Waverley Novels' [Plate 20] (London: Fisher, [1836-38]): see image.

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