Harvard Classics

Sir Walter Scott, by Thomas Carlyle

November 17, 2021

Are you curious about famous people, their lives, habits, personalities? Carlyle discusses the intimate life of his illustrious countryman, and reveals Scott, the man, and Scott, the genius who entertained Christendom with his stories. (Volume 25, Harvard Classics)

Scott writes dedication of "Ivanhoe," Nov. 17, 1817.