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What leddies ? ou , it was Miss Jowlia Mannering and Miss Lucy Bertram , that ye
ken fu ' weel yoursell , Mr. Glossin — they were walking wi ' the young Laird of
Hazlewood upon the ice . ' And what did you tell him about them ? ' demanded ...
Confident , therefore , in himself , he appeared at Woodbourne , about ten in the
morning , and was admitted as a gentleman come to wait upon Miss Bertram . He
did not announce himself until he was at the door of the breakfast - parlour ...
I see , ' said Miss Mannering , ' I have a formidable rival in Mr. Pleydell's favour ,
even on the very first night of his avowed admiration . ' Pardon me , my fair lady , '
answered the counsellor , “ your avowed rigour alone has induced me to ...
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The second published novel of Walter Scott. Apparently written in 6 weeks when Scott needed to raise funds urgently when in a financial crisis, the book holds together remarkably well. The plot is of ... Read full review
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This is the second novel written by Walter Scott, and arguably better than his first one Waverley. Set mainly in the rural Galloway region of Scotland in the late 1700s, Guy Mannering tells us a story ... Read full review