Bride of Lammermoor
Walter Scott

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Narrated By: Antony Ferguson

Duration: 13 hours and 15 minutes

What to expect

When Edgar plans to acquire his family’s ancient estate from the corrupt lord keeper of the Great Seal of Scotland, he is met with the complexities of the legal and political situations following the 1707 Act of Union. To complicate matters further, Edgar is falling in love with his enemy’s beautiful daughter Lucy.

First published in 1819, this enduring romantic tragedy presents insights into emotional and sexual politics and the shrewd way in which Sir Walter Scott presented his work.

Genre

Classic fiction

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“For anyone who takes Scott seriously.”