Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; Annotated edition (June 6, 2016)
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The Bride of Lammermoor is a old novel through Sir Walter Scott, released in 1819. the radical is decided within the Lammermuir Hills of south-east Scotland, and tells of a sad love affair among younger Lucy Ashton and her family's enemy Edgar Ravenswood. Scott indicated the plot used to be in response to a precise incident. The Bride of Lammermoor and A Legend of Montrose have been released jointly because the 3rd of Scott's stories of My Landlord sequence. as with every the Waverley Novels, The Bride of Lammermuir used to be released anonymously. the radical claims that the tale used to be an oral culture, accrued by way of one "Peter Pattieson", and hence released by means of "Jedediah Cleishbotham". The 1830 "Waverley version" contains an advent via Scott, discussing his genuine assets. The later variation additionally alterations the date of the occasions: the 1st variation units the tale within the seventeenth century; the 1830 version units it within the reign of Queen Anne, after the 1707 Acts of Union which joined Scotland and England. the tale is the root for Donizetti's 1835 opera Lucia di Lammermoor.