Ivanhoe is a novel by Walter Scott. It wis set furth in 1819 an set in 12t-century Ingland, an ensample o historical fiction. Ivanhoe is whiles gied credit fer hulpin tae heize up popular intress in the middle eilds in 19t-century Europe an Americae.
The story is anent a Saxon knicht, William of Ivanhoe, ane o the hinmaist Saxons in the Inglis nobility, that's maistly Norman French at the time o the novel. Ithir chairacters include Robin Hood - the wey Scott wrate about him in this novel wis tae hae a muckle influence on hou fowk wis tae see this canty outlaw in later leeteratur an films.