THE LADY OF THE LAKE.
Harp of the North! that mouldering long hast hung
On the witch-elm that shades Saint
And down the fitful breeze th...
The Scottish novelist and poet Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832) is the acknowledged master of the historical novel. He was one of the most influential authors of modern times.Walter Scott was born in Edin...
Biography EssayWalter Scott was the most influential novelist in world literature. Relying on his capacious memory and drawing on medieval and Renaissance verse romance, his eighteenth-century forerun...