The Bride of Lammermoor

The Bride of Lammermoor

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The text is based on the Magnum Opus' edition of 1830. First published in 1918, "The Bride of Lammermoor" is Scott's classic tale of the romance between Edgar, Master of Ravenswood and Lucy Ashton. The novel also establishes its own status as both an historical document and a work of art.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 509 pages
  • 116.84 x 185.42 x 43.18mm | 136.08g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 0192817914
  • 9780192817914

Review Text

Dark prophecies and ominous events beset the romance of Edgar, Master of Ravenswood, and Lucy Ashton, the daughter of the man who has displaced the ancient Ravenswood family from its ancestral home... First published in 1819, this is Scott's most powerful love story, told with wit as well as passion. (Kirkus UK)show more

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