Book List

Art. VIII. – PARLIAMENT IN SCOTLAND, Oct., 1889, Vol. 14, pp.399-416.

SOME time ago, Mr. Mitchell, the Treasurer of the Scottish Home Rule Association, wrote to me with regard to the publication of certain pamphlets. These pamphlets all related more or less to the general subject of Home Rule, and they certainly embodied the personal opinions of divers members of the Association, although it could not … Continue reading Art. VIII. – PARLIAMENT IN SCOTLAND, Oct., 1889, Vol. 14, pp.399-416.

Statutes of Icolmkill / Iona

“The Government had several modes of dealing with the feuds and unruly habits of the Highlanders,.. Sometimes, as in the Lowlands, authority was given by the Government to one party to make private was on another..; in other instances, the Crown entered into an arrangement with Argyle in the south-west, and with Huntly in the … Continue reading Statutes of Icolmkill / Iona

Chapter XIV; Mary Queen of Scots (Continued), 1560-1567, 7 Years, pp.125-143.

Mary returns to Scotland,                             1561  The queen marries Lord Darnley,                 1565  Murder of Rizzio,                                          1566  … Continue reading Chapter XIV; Mary Queen of Scots (Continued), 1560-1567, 7 Years, pp.125-143.

Chapter XIII; Mary Queen of Scots, 1542-1560, 18 Years, pp.109-124.

Accession of Mary Queen of Scots,                        1542  Hertford burns Edinburgh,                                      1544  Hertford’s second expedition,                         … Continue reading Chapter XIII; Mary Queen of Scots, 1542-1560, 18 Years, pp.109-124.

Chapter XII; James V., 1513-1542, 29 Years, pp.96-109.

Accession of James V.,                                 1513  The king’s mother marries Angus,             1514  Albany made Regent,                                   1515  Albany retires to France,                             1517  Skirmish of “Cleanse the Causeway,”        1520  Albany comes back from France,               1520  Albany brings troops from France,           1523  Albany finally leaves … Continue reading Chapter XII; James V., 1513-1542, 29 Years, pp.96-109.