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Waverley by Sir Walter Scott
By: (1771-1832)

Waverley by Sir Walter Scott is a captivating historical novel set during the Jacobite uprising in 18th century Scotland. The story follows the protagonist, Edward Waverley, as he navigates the complex political and social landscape of the time.

Scott's vivid descriptions of the Scottish countryside and the characters he creates are both compelling and believable. The novel's intricate plot is filled with intrigue, romance, and betrayal, keeping the reader on the edge of their seat throughout.

One of the standout aspects of Waverley is Scott's ability to seamlessly blend historical events with fictional storytelling, creating a rich and immersive reading experience. The depth of detail and research that went into crafting this novel is evident on every page.

Overall, Waverley is a timeless classic that will appeal to fans of historical fiction and those interested in Scottish history. Sir Walter Scott's masterful storytelling and richly drawn characters make this novel a must-read for anyone looking for a gripping and immersive literary experience.

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Waverley is set during the Jacobite Rebellion of 1745, which sought to restore the Stuart dynasty in the person of Charles Edward Stuart (or 'Bonnie Prince Charlie'). It relates the story of a young dreamer and English soldier, Edward Waverley, who was sent to Scotland in 1745. He journeys North from his aristocratic family home, Waverley-Honour, in the south of England first to the Scottish Lowlands and the home of family friend Baron Bradwardine, then into the Highlands and the heart of the 1745 Jacobite uprising and aftermath.

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Reviews (Rated: 4 Stars - 1 review)

Reviewer: - February 12, 2020
Subject: Waverly
Loved the story- I found it helpful to refer to the written text at times. Nice to have a diverse set of readers.

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