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User Review  - Willow316 - LibraryThing

Waverly is about a way of life that was gone by the time Scott wrote this book, and about the end of that way of life. It is told from Waverly's view, an Englishman who finds himself supporting ... Read full review

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User Review  - Waller - Goodreads

This was my first Scott novel, and I remember finding it slow-moving and a bit dull the first time through - but I've reread it since, and it remains a fascinating story about youthful enthusiasm and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

WS's first novel and the first historical romance, set during the 1745 jacobite rising in the scottish highlands, bonnie prince charlie et al.--how can you go wrong? OK, it's a little on the slow side ... Read full review

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User Review  - Leigha - Goodreads

This book is best described as a rock rolling down a hill. It starts off very slow and gradually picks up speed as it goes along. I despise this book greatly. Waverley is a little coward who is unable ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jack - Goodreads

It's got highlanders and you can see Scott's influence on Dickens when you read it. That's good enough for me. Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - wordebeast - LibraryThing

More to Scott than Ivanhoe. Actually gets you hooked. Read full review


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