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The captive Queen of Scots

Author: Jean Plaidy
Publisher: Leicester [England] Ulverscroft 1974 ©1963.
Series: The Shadows of the Crown series
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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Epic tale of the Scottish Queen Mary Stuart, cousin to Queen Elizabeth of England. After her husband, Lord Darnley, is murdered, suspicion falls on Mary and her lover, the Earl of Bothwell. A Catholic in a land of stern Protestants, Mary finds herself in the middle of a revolt, as her bloodthirsty subjects call for her arrest and execution. In disgrace, she flees her Scottish persecutors for England, where she  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Large type books
Named Person: Mary, Queen of Scots; Mary, Queen of Scots
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 0854566112 9780854566112
OCLC Number: 940016
Description: 939 pages 23 cm.
Series Title: The Shadows of the Crown series
Responsibility: [by] Jean Plaidy.

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Epic tale of the Scottish Queen Mary Stuart, cousin to Queen Elizabeth of England. After her husband, Lord Darnley, is murdered, suspicion falls on Mary and her lover, the Earl of Bothwell. A Catholic in a land of stern Protestants, Mary finds herself in the middle of a revolt, as her bloodthirsty subjects call for her arrest and execution. In disgrace, she flees her Scottish persecutors for England, where she appeals to Queen Elizabeth for mercy, but to no avail. Throughout Mary’s long years as the Queen’s prisoner, she conceives many bold plans for revenge and escaping to freedom—but the gallows of Fotheringhay Castle loom . . .

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