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The Lay of the Last Minstrel

Auteur Sir Walter Scott
Voorlezer Peter Tucker
Speelduur 2u 51m 53s
€ 8,99

Beschrijving

An ageing singer asks for shelter at Newark Castle, and in exchange performs for his hostess the Duchess of Buccleuch the story of a 16th century border feud. The story he tells is about the so-called "Flower of Teviot," the Lady Margaret Scott of Buccleuch, who the Baron Henry of Cranstown is in love with. But whilst Henry is from the Ker Clan, Margaret is from the Scott clan, and the two families are in the midst of a vicious border war. This conflict has recently caused the death of Margaret’s father, and as such, her mother is fervently against the union of the two lovers.
Scott spent a lot of his career collecting traditional ballads and studying local legends and folklore, which he masterfully weaves into this gothic romance.

Details

UitgeverSAGA Egmont
Publicatiedatum 15 september 2020
ISBN 9788726473223
Taal Engels
Speelduur 2u 51m 53s
Bestandsgrootte 119 MB
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Trefwoorden

Over de auteur
Sir Walter Scott