Siegfried Idyll Richard Wagner
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Notes From Hidden Britain: Edinburgh and Glasgow
Mendelssohn stayed for some time in Edinburgh. Besides swimming in the Firth of Forth he climbed Arthur's Seat for glorious views of the city and beyond, and visited Holyrood Palace. He even travelled 50 miles south to Abbotsford House, the former home of legendary Scottish writer Sir Walter Scott and today a wonderful visitor attraction.