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The fair maid of Perth; or, Saint Valentine"s Day.

Sir Walter Scott

The fair maid of Perth; or, Saint Valentine"s Day.

by Sir Walter Scott

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Published by Thomas Nelson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesNew century library, The works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart -- vol.22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13648910M

The Fair Maid of Perth; Or, St Valentines Day () E-Text, Main Stacks, Hathi-Trust, Librivox, Wikipedia "The Fair Maid of Perth," is the central figure of a romance set during the reign of Robert III of Scotland. Prince David, his dissolute son, is the connecting link between court and people, and the story is likewise concerned with the feuds of warring clans which stained so many pages of. That love-smitten warrior was celebrating a holiday, St. Valentine’s Day, that had become widely observed early in the 19th century. By , when Sir Walter Scott wrote his novel The Fair Maid of Perth; or, St. Valentine’s Day, February 14 was devoted to romance. British merchants were the first to market valentines in the s, but their.

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