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Record Number: FIS0039

Related Work: Heart of Mid-Lothian, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Captain of Knockdunder / Le Capitaine de Knockdunder

Keyword(s): Books - Butler, Reuben - Churches & Churchyards - Clergy - Deans, Jeanie - Highlanders - Knock, Duncan

Artist: George Cruikshank

Engraver: No Engraver

Work Type: etching

Size(cm): 8.2 x 12.7

Date: 1836

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

Position in Source Text: vol. 13, facing p. 109

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1836-9/13

Image File Name: 0007491d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Duncan Knock smoking his pipe and listening to the preacher in the Kirk of Knocktarlitie, with Jeanie and Reuben seated alongside looking at a book; other figures probably include David Deans and Mr Archibald as well as a congregation of assorted Highlanders [Ch. 46]. Also appears in 'Landscape-Historical Illustrations of Scotland and the Waverley Novels' [Plate 34] (London: Fisher, [1836-38]): see image.

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