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AUTHOR OF “ WAVERLEY” AND “ GUY MANNERING.”
I knew Anselmo. He was shrewd and prudent,
IN THREE VOLUMES.
Printed by James Ballantyne and Co.
The present Work completes a series of fictitious narratives, intended to illustrate the manners of Scotland at three different periods. WAVERLEY embraced the
age of our fathers, GUY MANNERING that of our own youth, and the ANTIQUARY refers to the last ten years of the eighteenth century. I have, in the two last narratives égpecially, sought my principal personages in the class of society who are