The Resource Mary Queen of Scots and the casket letters, AE MacRobert

Mary Queen of Scots and the casket letters, AE MacRobert

Label
Mary Queen of Scots and the casket letters
Title
Mary Queen of Scots and the casket letters
Statement of responsibility
AE MacRobert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mary Queen of Scots - tragic heroine or adulteress conniving in murder? This book adds to the mysterious drama, covering an historical detective story which has absorbed readers for over 400 years. Yet it is much more than a powerful tale with human tragedy, suffering and death at its heart: it was played out for the highest political stakes - including the stability of the English and Scottish crowns, the Protestant Reformation and threat from powerful European neighbours. The Casket Letters consist of eight letters, twelve love sonnets and two marriage contracts, allegedly written by Mary to
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
  • 941.105/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA787.A36
LC item number
M27 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
International Library of Historical Studies
Label
Mary Queen of Scots and the casket letters, AE MacRobert
Publication
Note
"Texts of the eight Casket Letters": pages 163-192
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 208-222) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ILLUSTRATIONS; PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; 1. INTRODUCTION; Part 1 The Crisis of 1567-68; 2. FACT; 3. CONJECTURE; 4. THEORY: POSSIBLE CONSPIRACIES; Part 2 The Casket Letters; 5. THE DISCOVERY AND DISCLOSURE OF THE CASKET LETTERS; 6. A STUDY OF THE CASKET LETTERS; 7. AN ASSESSMENT OF THE CASKET LETTERS; Appendices; APPENDIX 1: TEXTS OF THE EIGHT CASKET LETTERS; APPENDIX 2: TEXTS OF THE MARRIAGE CONTRACTS; APPENDIX 3: TEXTS OF THE SONNETS; APPENDIX 4: EXTRACTS FROM THE CASKET LETTERS SENT TO QUEEN ELIZABETH FROM YORK IN OCTOBER 1568; NOTES; INDEX
Control code
ocn191930263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 235 pages, [8] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781860648298
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24221600
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191930263
  • pebcs0857714643

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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