Rob Roy by Walter Scott
(Oxford World's Classics)

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By turns thrilling and comic, Rob Roy contains Scott's most sophisticated treatment of the Scottish Highlands as an imaginary space where the modern and the primitive come together. Newly edited from the `Magnum Opus' text of 1830, this edition includes full explanatory notes and a critical introduction exploring the originality and complexity of Scott's achievement.

About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

About Walter Scott

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Ian Duncan is Barbara and Carlisle Moore Professor of English at the University of Oregon.
Published September 15, 2008 by Oxford University Press. 560 pages
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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