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  1. a city in New South Wales, SE Australia, near Sydney.
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Examples from the Web for waverley

Historical Examples

  • You might as well publish an abridgement of Waverley or Ivanhoe.

    Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 56, Number 350, December 1844


  • Nothing at first could seem to be a greater contrast with Waverley than this tale.

    Sir Walter Scott

    George Saintsbury

  • But as a historical novel, it is a far greater one than Waverley.

    Sir Walter Scott

    George Saintsbury

  • It is all because the world has changed a good deal since Waverley's time.


    Charles James Lever

  • His only fault with that of Waverley was that so far he had done so little.

    Red Cap Tales

    Samuel Rutherford Crockett