Waverley Novel Illustrations: Woodstock (1826)

The Waverley Novels were a series of novels written by the great Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832). Amongst this series of novels were many which people today might recognise: Waverley (1814), The Antiquary (1816), Rob Roy (1817), Ivanhoe (1819), and Woodstock (1826) to name but a few.

When the 1830 set of novels was published, each book was accompanied with what are some of the finest (in my opinion) book illustrations ever produced during the Romantic Period. So starting today I will be scanning these images in an making them available online, beginning with Woodstock (1826).


Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826) Round Tower, Windsor
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
Round Tower, Windsor
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826) Old Woodstock Manor
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
Old Woodstock Manor
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826) Worcester
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
Worcester
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826) Woodstock
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
Woodstock
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826) Windsor Castle
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
Windsor Castle
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826) Frontispiece
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
Frontispiece
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826) Title Page Illustration
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
Title Page Illustration
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
Walter Scott, Woodstock (1826)
“Blenheim”

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