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Record Number: FIS0053

Related Work: Monastery, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Tower of Glendearg / Tour de Glendearg

Keyword(s): Castles & Fortresses - Glendearg - Monks & Nuns

Artist: Henry Melville

Engraver: George Presbury

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 12.8 x 9.1

Date: 1837

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

Position in Source Text: vol. 18 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1836-9/18

Image File Name: 0014447d.jpg

Notes: Depicts the Lord Abbot and his party, one carrying a crosier, riding towards the tower of Glendearg [Ch. 15]. Also appears in 'Landscape-Historical Illustrations of Scotland and the Waverley Novels' [Plate 46] (London: Fisher, [1836-38]): see image.

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