Lord of the Isles

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A poem in six cantos by Sir W. Scott, published 1815. It is set at the time of the battle of Bannockburn, and deals with the return of Robert Bruce to Scotland in 1307. Interwoven with the historical drama is the story of the love of Edith of Lorn for Lord Ronald, the Lord of the Isles.

Subjects: Literature.

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Sir Walter Scott (1771—1832) poet and novelist