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The Life of Sir Walter Scott by John Macrone: Edited with an Introduction by Daniel Grader

Daniel Grader (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748669912
eISBN:
9781474422208
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748669912.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

John Macrone (1809-1837), Dickens's first publisher, was also Scott's first biographer. His unfinished life of Scott, filled with unique anecdotes and sidelights on the reception of the Waverley ... More


Introduction

Daniel Grader and Gillian Hughes (eds)

in The Life of Sir Walter Scott by John Macrone: Edited with an Introduction by Daniel Grader

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748669912
eISBN:
9781474422208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748669912.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

In 1832, John Macrone, junior partner in the publishing firm of Cochrane & Macrone, wrote a life of his idol, Sir Walter Scott. The book was suppressed when Hogg's Anecdotes of Scott, which were ... More


The Afterglow of Abbotsford: John Macrone, Celebrity Culture, and Commemoration

Gillian Hughes

in The Life of Sir Walter Scott by John Macrone: Edited with an Introduction by Daniel Grader

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748669912
eISBN:
9781474422208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748669912.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

In this essay, Gillian Hughes describes the efforts of Scott's family to control his posthumous image by the publication of Lockhart's authorised life and the reissue of Scott's poems and novels. She ... More


1831–2

Daniel Grader and Gillian Hughes (eds)

in The Life of Sir Walter Scott by John Macrone: Edited with an Introduction by Daniel Grader

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748669912
eISBN:
9781474422208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748669912.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Macrone describes Scott's final European journey, in which he visited Malta, Naples, Rome, and Venice, but failed to recover his health, and gives a detailed account of his ultimate decline and ... More


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