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Invited speaker : Adam Smith, Henry Dundas, and the Legal Education of Walter Scott

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

Abstract

"Adam Smith, Henry Dundas, and the Legal Education of Walter Scott: The Background to the Novels" - Lecture for the Edinburgh Sir Walter Scott Club.

This lecture, jointly sponsored by the Department of English of the University of Edinburgh, discussed the impact on Walter Scott of his education in law at Edinburgh, and Henry Dundas' influence on the appointment of the teachers who influenced Scott.

Attending event

Adam Smith, Henry Dundas, and the Legal Education of Walter Scott: The Background to the Novels

Duration17 Oct 201917 Oct 2019
CityEdinburgh
CountryUnited Kingdom

Event: Other

ID: 118996524