Waverley (Penguin Classics)

Waverley (Penguin Classics)


The first historic novel and a global bestseller

Sir Walter Scott was once one of many bestselling novelists of the 19th century and is credited with constructing the old novel. His first novel, Waverley (1814), tells the tale of Edward Waverley, a naïve younger guy who's published to Scotland together with his regiment. Edward needs to make a decision even if he'll stick to the civilization he has consistently identified, or be drawn into an older international of honor. This version is predicated at the authoritative Edinburgh model edited via Peter Garside.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts better via introductions and notes through individual students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations by means of award-winning translators.

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