The Bride of Lammermoor


Read by Gillian Hendrie

(3.9 stars; 6 reviews)

An historical novel by Sir Walter Scott, part of the Tales of My Landlord series, published anonymously in 1819. Based on a true story, it is set in south-east Scotland and (in this edition) in the reign of Queen Anne, after the 1707 Acts of Union which joined Scotland and England. It tells of a tragic love affair between young Lucy Ashton and Edgar Ravenswood, her family's enemy. Lady Ashton sets out to end their engagement and make Lucy marry a man better placed politically. - Summary by Gillian Hendrie (13 hr 43 min)

Chapters

Introduction 24:05 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter I 34:31 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter II 22:43 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter III 24:52 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter IV 15:29 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter V 35:01 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter VI 18:36 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter VII 34:54 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter VIII 26:59 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter IX 32:56 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter X 22:09 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XI 15:26 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XII 28:43 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XIII 17:03 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XIV 16:48 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XV 21:35 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XVI 18:38 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XVII 14:28 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XVIII 28:58 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XIX 19:11 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XX 24:13 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXI 30:32 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXII 40:52 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXIII 23:45 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXIV 19:15 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXV 31:05 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXVI 26:26 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXVII 16:46 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXVIII 8:38 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXIX 16:34 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXX 16:56 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXXI 17:05 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXXII 8:38 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXXIII 22:41 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXXIV 26:13 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Chapter XXXV 21:14 Read by Gillian Hendrie

Reviews

well done

(3.5 stars)

Please read more Scottish writers when the stories are set in Scotland; there are not enough of real Scottish accents, which make all the difference, for example, George Macdonald, Robert Louis Stevenson, etc, etc and Sir Walter Scott, of course.