Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant (born Margaret Oliphant Wilson) (4 April 1828 – 20 June 1897), was a Scottish novelist and historical writer, who usually wrote as Mrs. Oliphant. Her fictional works encompass "domestic realism, the historical novel and tales of the supernatural".
Oliphant wrote more than 120 works, including novels, books of travel and description, histories, and volumes of literary criticism.
The Son of His Father, written in 3 volumes, is one of the classic novel by Oliphant. Even critics have given positive reviews about this novel. Father-son relationship, family, emotions and much more in these 3 volumes. Worth reading it.