skip to content
Mary, Queen of Scots Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Mary, Queen of Scots

Author: Susan Watkins; Mark Fiennes
Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
The story of Mary Queen of Scots whose "inheritance gave her the Scottish throne in 1542, when she was just six days old, and a claim to the English throne that was to lead to her death." Includes contemporary photographs and historical illustrations.--Jacket.
You are not connected to the University of California Libraries network. Access to online content and services may require you to authenticate with your library. Off-Campus Access
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...


Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item


Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Mary, Queen of Scots; Mary, Queen of Scots
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Watkins; Mark Fiennes
ISBN: 0500510385 9780500510384
OCLC Number: 46667725
Description: 224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Child queen, daughter of the auld alliance --
Becoming queen of France --
Her Majesty in Scotland --
Prisoner of the English queen --
Epilogue: the wide theatre of the world.
Responsibility: Susan Watkins ; photographs by Mark Fiennes.


Mary's inheritance gave her both the Scottish throne and a claim to the English throne that would lead to her death. This title re-creates the world in which Mary lived - the landscapes, the palaces  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"'No man ever saw her without love, or will read her history without pity' - Abbe Brantome, 17th century chronicler"

User-contributed reviews


All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.