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Getting to Know Walter Scott’s ‘Lady of the Lake’ in the Scottish Highlands

Photo by Karl Bewick on Unsplash

Walter Scott, the Scottish poet and author, came to the shores of the enchanting Loch Katrine in 1809 where he started crafting a new poem that was received with sensation, smashing all previous records of poetry sales with an immediate 25,000 copies sold.

The poem was The Lady Of The Lake, published in 1810 and putting Scotland on the…

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