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Mary Queen of Scots (Pitkin Guide) by Angela Royston


Mary Queen of Scots (Pitkin Guide) by Angela Royston, Pitkin Unichrome Ltd., 2020, 32 pages

Mary, Queen of Scots, is perhaps the most famous, romantic and tragic figure in Scottish history. This slim introduction covers her extraordinary life: infant queen, bride of the French Dauphin, teenage widow, tumultuous six-year reign in Scotland, forced abdication, imprisonment in England, and eventual execution for treason. Full of colour photographs of historical artworks and artefacts.