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Record Number: BOR0076

Related Work: Bride of Lammermoor, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Broken Contract

Keyword(s): Ashton, Lady - Ashton, Lucy - Contracts - Marriages - Ravenswood, Edgar

Artist: Henry Macbeth-Raeburn

Engraver: Henry Macbeth-Raeburn

Work Type: etching

Size(cm): 13.8 x 9.5

Date: 1893

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Border Edition], ed. Andrew Lang, 48 vols (London: John C. Nimmo, 1892-94)

Position in Source Text: vol. 15, facing p. 128

Location of Copy: NLS, Lit.S.22

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Edgar Ravenswood standing before Lucy Ashton and her mother at the signing of the marriage contract, and holding out a letter in his hand [Ch. 33].

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