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Quentin Durward.

Sir Walter Scott

Quentin Durward.

by Sir Walter Scott

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Published by Dent .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEveryman"s library
The Physical Object
Pagination470p.
Number of Pages470
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13724135M

  Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : Quentin Durward came just over halfway through the Waverley Novels, in , and was Scott's first experiment with a novel set "over the water". It's , and our eponymous hero is a manly young Scotsman of noble ancestry, left orphaned and penniless by the effects of a fine old traditional Scottish blood-feud with a neighbouring clan/5(8).

Quentin Durward, novel of adventure and romance by Sir Walter Scott, published in The novel was a popular success and solidified Scott’s reputation as a stirring writer. The novel is set in 15th-century France, where the title character saves the life of Louis XI, protects and falls in love with Countess Isabelle de Croye (a Burgundian heiress), helps defeat the king’s brutal Written: Complete summary of Sir Walter Scott's Quentin Durward. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Quentin Durward.

Title Quentin Durward, Contributor Names Scott, Walter, Lang, Andrew, , ed. Quentin Durward by Scott, Walter, Quentin Durward by Sir Walter Scott. You Searched For: Light brown cloth-covered boards. Gilt lettering on spine. pages. Pocket Book size. 13 pages of notes at rear of book, plus 4 pages of adverts for other Nelson Classics. Dustwrapper worn and creased, with 5cm loss at base of spine. Covers firm.


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Quentin Durward book. Read 47 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for Quentin Durward. book /5. Regarding the book, Quentin Durward, like all Sir Walter Scott Classics, it is a great read, even if he labours the point with setting and character introductions.

However, it all helps the reader to visualize both the setting and the persons, thus allowing your /5(5). This (Bibliolife)Bibliobazaar edition of Quentin Durward (paperback and probably hardcover too)has bright white paper but the text is too small.

It is a scanned & reduced copy of the original published text. There are nine lines of text per inch. The text somewhat resembles the #7 font size bold Baskerville Old Face in the MsftWord font menu/5(7). Quentin Durward Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Historical fiction Subject: France -- History -- Louis XI, -- Fiction Subject: Louis XI, King of France, -- Fiction Subject: Charles, Duke of Burgundy, -- Fiction Subject: Scots -- France -- Fiction Category.

Quentin Durward, originally publishedpages, with Ivanhoe, originally publishedpages, and Kenilworth, originally publishedpages. A clean book, high-end Good condition, the tiniest bit of whitening at the bottom extremities.

The Waverly Novels: Quentin Durward by Walter Scott and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Quentin Durward (), Scott's first "European" novel, was an experiment in transferring the historical romance to foreign soil. Fifteenth-century France, the French Revolution, and contemporary Britain all come together in this sharp-eyed novel of /5(4).

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Quentin Durward. Edinburgh: Archibald Constable, et al., Three volumes. Small octavo, early 20th-century three-quarter blue calf, elaborately gilt. Quentin Durward is a historical novel by Walter Scott, first published in The story concerns a Scottish archer in the service of the French King Louis XI ().

For his gipsy material Scott relied largely on two works: 'Dissertation. Quentin Durward Comic Books: Sales Rank #10, See Top 2, Publisher Dell • Movies Published - January This is a 1-shot, a complete story in 1 comic. More 1-Shots The Quentin Durward comic book is based on the movie, which was based on the historical novel by Walter Scott, first published in Download the audiobook version of Quentin Durward by Sir Walter Scott today.

(from Wikipedia) Quentin Durward is a historical novel by Walter Scott, first published in The story concerns a Scottish archer in the service of the French King Louis XI (–). Filmed as "The Adventures of Quentin Durward" in Quentin Durward was published in June,and was Scott's first venture on foreign ground.

While well received at home, the sensation it created in Paris was comparable to that caused by the appearance of Waverley in Edinburgh and Ivanhoe in London.

Quentin Durward is a historical novel by Walter Scott, first published in The plot centres on the medieval rivalry between Louis XI of France and Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. Louis incites the citizens of Liège to revolt against Charles, and they seize and murder Charles’s brother-in-law, Louis de Bourbon, Bishop of Liège /5(29).

Quentin Durward es posiblemente la novela más romántica de Walter Scott. Un noble francés llamado Quentin Durward recibe la misión de proteger la bella dama Isabel, con la que su tío, el viejo Lord Crawford, pretende casarse con la colaboración política del duque de Borgoña.

This book is a result of an effort made by us towards 4/4(1). ‎This is a biographical story book. The plot centres on the medieval rivalry between Louis XI of France and Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. Louis incites the citizens of Liège to revolt against Charles, and they seize and murder Charles's brother-in-law, Louis de Bourbon, Bishop of Liège, under t 5/5(1).

With Amadeus August, Marie-France Boyer, Clarisse Deudon, Michel Vitold. In the 15th century, a Scots adventurer arrives at the French court of Louis XI/10(49). Quentin Durward (), Scott's first "European" novel, was an experiment in transferring the historical romance to foreign soil.

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