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Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 4 (of 10) - The Original Classic Edition
Emereo Publishing
114 pp.
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For many years Scott had accustomed himself to proceed in the composition of poetry along with that of prose essays of various descriptions; but it is a remarkable fact that he chose this period of perpetual noise and bustle, when he had not even a summer-house to himself, for the new experiment of carrying on two poems at the same time-and this, too, without suspending the heavy labor of his edition of Swift, to say nothing of the various lesser matters in which the Ballantynes were, from day to day, calling for the assistance of his judgment and his pen. ...The latter gentleman, being luckily found at home, soon made his appearance;-a grave, sagacious-looking personage, attired in black, with a shovel hat, in whom, to his utter astonishment, Sir Walter recognized a Scotch blacksmith, who had formerly practised, with tolerable success, as a veterinary operator in the neighborhood of Ashestiel.-'How, in all the world,' exclaimed he, 'can it be possible that this is John Lundie?'-'In troth is it, your honor-just a' that's for him.'-'Well, but let us hear; you were a horse-doctor before; now, it seems, you are a man-doctor; how do you get on?'-'Ou, just extraordinar weel; for your honor maun ken my practice is vera sure and orthodox.

About J. G. (John Gibson) Lockhart, the Author:

Five years of domesticity followed, with winters spent in Edinburgh and summers at a cottage at Chiefswood, near Abbotsford, where Lockhart's child John Hugh was born; the second son Walter and daughter Charlotte were born later in London and Brighton. ...Resigning the editorship of the Quarterly Review in 1853, he spent the next winter in Rome, but returned to England without recovering his health; and being taken to Abbotsford by his daughter Charlotte, who had become Mrs James Robert Hope-Scott, he died there on 25 November 1854.


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