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Scott, Sir Walter

  1. Bagehot, Walter. "The Waverley Novels." In The National Review, Vol. VI, No. XII, April 1858, pp. 444-472.
    Criticism -- Guy Mannering -- Ivanhoe -- The Waverley Novels

  2. In Baker, Ernest A. The History of the English Novel, Vol. 9, New York, Barnes and Noble, 1950. pp. 122-226.
    Criticism -- Works -- The Antiquary -- Bride of Lammermoor -- Fortunes of Nigel -- Guy Mannering -- Ivanhoe -- "Lady of the Lake" -- Legend of Montrose -- Old Mortality -- Quentin Durward -- Redgauntlet -- Rob Roy -- St. Ronan's Well -- Waverly

  3. In Birkhead, Edith. The Tale of Terror. New York, Russell & Russell, 1963. pp. 145-156.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Short Stories -- The Bride of Lammermoor -- "My Aunt Margaret's Mirror" -- "Lord of Ennerdale" -- "The Tapestried Chamber" -- "Wandering Willie's Tale" -- Waverley Novels

  4. "Ivanhoe (review). In Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Vol. VI, No. 33, December 1819, pp. 262-272.
    Criticism -- Ivanhoe

  5. In Campbell, Ian, ed. Nineteenth-Century Scottish Fiction. New York : Barnes & Noble Books, 1979. pp. 6-17.
    Criticism -- Waverley

  6. In Castle, William, ed. Essays in Memory of Barrett Wendell. Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1926. pp. 219-234.
    Criticism -- Ivanhoe

  7. In Chubb, Edwin. Masters of English Literature. Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press, 1967. pp. 269-292.
    Criticism -- Works -- Novels -- Poetry

  8. In Colby, Robert A. Fiction With a Purpose. Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 1967. pp. 28-65, plus see index.
    Criticism -- Waverley

  9. In Collins, Norman. Facts of Fiction. New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., [c1933]. pp. 132-145.
    Criticism -- Works

  10. In Croce, Benedetto. European Literature in the Nineteenth Century. New York, Haskell House, 1967. pp. 66-78.
    Criticism -- Works -- The Heart of Midlothian -- Ivanhoe -- Old Mortality --

  11. In Cross, Wilbur. The Development of the English Novel. New York, The Macmillan company; London Macmillan & co., 1927. pp. 125-136.
    Criticism -- Works

  12. In Crothers, George D., ed. Invitation to Learning: English and American Novels. New York, Basic Books, 1966. pp. 80-88.
    Criticism -- Ivanhoe

  13. In Curran, Stuart, ed. The Cambridge Companion to English Romanticism. Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1993. pp. 211-214.
    Criticism -- Novels

  14. In Daiches, David. Literary EssaysEdinburgh, Oliver and Boyd, 1956. pp. 88-121.
    Criticism -- Novels -- The Antiquary -- Bride of Lammermoor -- Guy Mannering -- The Heart of Midlothian -- A Legend of Montrose -- Old Mortality -- Redguauntlet -- Rob Roy -- Waverley

  15. In Dixon, William. English Epic & Heroic Poetry. New York, AMS Press, 1973. pp. 282-292.
    Criticism -- Poetry

  16. In Donovan, Robert Alan Shaping Vision. Ithaca, N.Y., Cornell University Press, 1966. pp. 177-192, plus see index
    Criticism -- Redgauntlet

  17. Duncan, Joseph. "The Anti-Romantic in Ivanhoe." In Nineteenth-Century Fiction, Vol. IX, March 1955, pp. 293-300.
    Criticism -- Ivanhoe

  18. "Ivanhoe (review). In The Eclectic Review, Vol. XIII, June 1820, pp. 526-540.
    Criticism -- Ivanhoe

  19. In Edgar, Pelham. Art of the Novel. New York, Macmillan, 1933. pp. 79-92.
    Criticism -- Novels

  20. In Essays on the Eighteenth Century. New York, Russell & Russell, 1963. pp. 168-189.
    Criticism -- Works

  21. In Fleishman, Avrom. The English Historical Novel. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1971. pp. 37-101.
    Criticism -- Works -- The Abbot -- Anne of Geierstein -- The Antiquary -- The Betrothed -- The Bride of Lammermoor -- Castle Dangerous -- The Fortunes of Nigel -- The Heart of Midlothina -- Ivanhoe -- Kenilworth -- A Legend of Montrose -- The Monastery -- Old Mortality -- Peveril of the Peak -- Quentin Durward -- The Redgauntlet -- Rob Roy -- Waverley

  22. In Goodin, George. The English Novel in the Nineteenth Century: Essays on the Literary Mediation of Human Values. Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1972. pp. 14-24.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Old Mortality -- Politics and Literature

  23. In Graham, P. Anderson. Nature in Books.Port Washington, N.Y., Kennikat Press, 1970. pp. 94-122.
    Biography -- Works

  24. In Green, Martin. Dreams of Adventure, Deeds of Empire. New York : Basic Books, c1979. pp. 97-128.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Imperialism in Literature -- Waverley - Waverley Novels

  25. In Harper, George. Literary Appreciations. Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press, 1970. pp. 89-102.
    Criticism -- Works

  26. In Harper, Howard M. and Edge, Charles, eds. The classic British novel. Athens, University of Georgia Press [1972]. pp. 65-84.
    Criticism -- Fortunes of Nigel

  27. In Johnston, Arthur. Enchanted Ground. London, University of London, Athone Press, 1964. pp. 177-194.
    Criticism -- Poetry -- Border Minstrelsy -- Lay of the Last Minstrel -- Sir Tristrem

  28. In Karl, Frederick. A Reader's Guide to the Nineteenth Century British Novel. New York: Noonday Press, 1965, c1964. pp. 63-76.
    Criticism -- Novels

  29. In Kelly, Gary. English Fiction of the Romantic Period, 1789-1830. pp. 139-181.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Annie of Geirstein -- Bride of Lammermoor -- Castle Dangerous -- Count Robert of Paris -- Fair Maid of Perth -- Fortunes of Nigel -- Guy Mannering -- Heart of Midlothian -- The Pirate -- Quentin Durward -- Redgauntlet -- Rob Roy -- The Talisman -- Waverley Novels -- Woodstock

  30. In Ker, W. P. Collected Essays, Volume I. New York, Russell & Russell, 1968. pp. 161-206.
    Criticism -- Works -- The Antiquary -- Guy Mannering -- "The Lay of the Last Minstrel" -- Quentin Durward -- Rob Roy -- St. Ronan's Well -- The Waverley Novels

  31. In Kroeber, Karl. Romantic Narrative Art. Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, 1960. pp. 168-187.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Poetry -- The Bridal of Triermain -- Bride of Lammermoor -- Harold the Dauntless -- The Heart of Midlothian -- The Lady of the Lake -- Lay of the Last Minstrel -- Marmion -- Old Mortality -- Rokeby -- Waverley Novels

  32. In Legouis, Emile, ed. History of English Literature. New York, Macmillan, 1964. pp. 1018-1020.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Poetry

  33. Lincoln, Andrew. "Scott and Empire: the Case of Rob Roy. In Studies in the Novel, Vol. 34, No. 1, Spring 2002, pp. 43-59.
    Criticism -- Rob Roy

  34. In McCullough, Bruce. Representative English Novelists: Defoe to Conrad. New York, London: Harper & Brothers, [1946]. pp. 113-130.
    Criticism -- Old Mortality

  35. In Mills, Nicolaus. American and English Fiction in the Nineteenth Century. Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 1973. pp. 33-49.
    Criticism -- Rob Roy

  36. In Parrinder, Patrick Nation and Novel : the English Novel from its Origins to the Present Day. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006. pp. 151-165, plus see index.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Ivanhoe

  37. In Pickering, Samuel. The Moral Tradition in English Fiction, 1785-1850. Hanover, N.H.: University Press of New England, 1976. pp. 96-104, plus see index.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Waverley

  38. In Praz, Mario. The Hero in Eclipse in Victorian Fiction. Oxford University Press, 1956. pp. 54-64.
    Criticism -- Novels

  39. In Pritchett, V. S. The Living Novel & Later Appreciations. New York, Random House, 1964. pp. 51-67..
    Criticism -- Novels -- The Anitquary -- The Black Dwarf -- The Heart of Midlothian -- The Highland Widow -- Rob Roy

  40. In Raleigh, John, Henry. Time, Place, and Idea. Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press, 1968. pp. 96-125.
    Criticism -- Novels

  41. In Rosenberg, Edgar. From Shylock to Svengali. Stanford, Calif., Stanford University Press, 1960. pp. 73-115, plus see index.
    Criticism -- Ivanhoe

  42. In Saintsbury, George. The English Novel. New York : AMS Press, 1976. pp. 204-210.
    Criticism -- Novels

  43. In Scott, Walter. (Introduction to) Ivanhoe. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1979. pp. 5-14.
    Criticism -- Ivanhoe

  44. In Shackford, Martha Hale. Talks on Ten Poets. New York, Bookman Associates, 1958. pp. 15-26.
    Criticism -- Poetry -- Lay of the Last Minstrel

  45. In Smiley, Jane. 13 Ways of Looking at the Novel. New York : Knopf, c2005. pp. 337-341.
    Criticism -- Novels -- The Tale of the Old Morality -- The Bride of Lammermoor

  46. In Spacks, Patricia Meyer. The Adolescent Idea. New York : Basic Books, c1981. pp. 167-172, 146-161, plus see index.
    Criticism -- Novels -- Rob Roy -- Waverley

  47. Stephen, Leslie. "Some Words About Sir Walter Scott." In Cornhill Magazine, Vol. XXIV, No. 141, September 1871, pp. 278-293.
    Criticism -- Bride of Lammermoor -- Ivanhoe

  48. In Stevenson, Lionel. The English Novel. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1960. pp. 212-215, plus see index.
    Criticism -- Novels

  49. Vanden Bossche, Chris R. "Culture and Economy in Ivanhoe." Nineteenth Century Literature, Vol. 42, No. 1, June 1987, pp. 46-72.
    Criticism -- Ivanhoe

  50. In Van Ghent, Dorothy. The English Novel. New York, Rinehart, 1953. pp. 113-124.
    Criticism -- The Heart of Mid-Lothian

  51. In Verschoyle, Derek, ed. The English Novelists. Folcroft, Pa.: Folcroft Library Editions, 1977. pp. 111-122.
    Criticism -- Works

  52. In Wagenknecht, Edward. Cavalcade of the English Novel. New York, Holt, 1954. pp. 152-172.
    Biography -- Criticism -- The Antiquary -- The Betrothed -- The Bride of Lammermoor -- The Fair Maid of Perth -- The Fortunes of Nigel -- The Heart of Midlothian -- Ivanhoe -- Kenilworth -- Peveril of the Peak -- Quentin Durward -- Redgauntlet -- St. Ronan's Well -- The Waverley Novels -- Woodstock

  53. In Weygandt, Cornelius. Century of the English Novel. New York, Century, 1925. pp. 38-62.
    Criticism -- Novels -- The Antiquary -- Ivanhoe -- St. Ronan's Well -- Woodstock

  54. In Woolf, Virginia. The Moment and Other Essays. New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1974. pp. 56-68.
    Biography -- Criticism -- The Antiquary

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