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Record Number: DRY0001

Related Work: Waverley

Illustration Title/Caption: Waverley Examining Sir Hildebrand’s Sword

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Libraries - Soldiers - Waverley, Edward - Waverley, Sir Everard

Artist: Charles Green

Engraver: James Davis Cooper

Work Type: wood engraving

Size(cm): 14 x 9.5

Date: 1892

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Dryburgh Edition], 25 vols (London & Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1892-94)

Position in Source Text: vol. 1 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: NLS, NG.1179.d

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Waverley holding his ancestor Sir Hildebrand’s sword in the Library at Waverley Hall, with his uncle Sir Everard appearing though a doorway behind [Ch. 6].

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