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Record Number: DRY0030

Related Work: Antiquary, The

Illustration Title/Caption: ‘Bring Me My Sword!’

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Attendants & Servants - Oldbuck, Griselda - Oldbuck, Jonathan (of Monkbarns)

Artist: Paul Hardy

Engraver: James Davis Cooper

Work Type: wood engraving

Size(cm): 9.4 x 14.4

Date: 1893

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

Position in Source Text: vol. 3, facing p. 496

Location of Copy: NLS, NG.1179.d

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Jonathan Oldbuck at his house, hurriedly putting on his coat, while preparing himself at the news of French invasion, with his sister and female servants offering him swords of varying size [Ch. 45].

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