The death of Mary, Queen of Scots an historic drama, in five acts by Albany Wallace

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  • Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587 -- Drama.

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Statementby Albany Wallace, esq.
LC ClassificationsPR5708.W52 D4 1827
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 140, [1] p.
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6664712M
LC Control Number24011258

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Her near demise has often been blamed on an extraordinary mile round-trip that Mary undertook, on horseback, from the town of Jedburgh to visit the badly wounded Earl of Bothwell at Hermitage Castle – a feat completed within the same day.

Mary Queen of Scots was born in and in fact became Queen of Scotland when she was only six days old. She was the daughter of King James V of Scotland and Mary of Guise, who was from France.

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