Sir Walter Scott – Famous Authors Video
Scott was born in Edinburgh in 1771. His father was a successful lawyer. In childhood he contracted polio which lamed him for life. He was not a very successful pupil at Edinburgh High School but went to the university to qualify as a lawyer. Writing poetry and novels soon became the activity for which he became world famous. He died in his beloved home of Abbotsford in the Scottish Borders in 1832. The film covers his life and background.
Video Details:Author: Sir Walter Scott
Publisher: Academy Media
Narrator: Malcolm Hossick
Running time: 35 min
Download size: 340 MB