Sir Walter Scott, a great historical novelist and playwright and the same time a poet has written many of books. A huge creation can be enlisted by Scott. Walter Scott, a Scottish historical novelist playwright and the same time a poet has written many of books which are still popular till date. He was the first English language author who has a international career and his books are read worldwide. Many of his creation has got appreciation and in the list some of them are The Lady of the Lake, The Heart of Midlothian and The Bride of Lammermoor. Walter Scott born is old town of Edinburgh in 1771.
His father was a solicitor. The tragic part of the Scott's life was polio attack in 1773 which left him lame. He was sent to live in rural Borders region at his grandparents farm at Sandyknowe to cure his disability. He started his study there and returned to Edinburgh for further education. With the time he became well able to walk and started walking around the city and countryside. He started writing Travel Books, history but he is much appreciated for his chivalric love books. Cheap romance books can be obtained through online.
Among his romantic novel Old Morality is much popular. This novel which published in 1816 is considered one of Scott's best novel. It was first titled The tale of Old Morality but shortened after wards. Henry Morton is the protagonist of the novel who shelters John Balfour of Burely, one of the assassins of Archbishop James Sharp. It is a love story where the protagonist is in love with the granddaughter of the king.