The Wild Queen: The Days and Nights of Mary, Queen of Scots (Young Royals)
The Wild Queen: The Days and Nights of Mary, Queen of Scots (Young Royals Book 7)
Mary, queen of Scots was one of the most fascinating and controversial monarchs of 16th century Europe. At one time, she claimed the crowns
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Bonnie Prince Charlie (sparkling wine, St. Germain, Drambuie, orange bitters) ~ Mary Queen of Scots via Serious Eats
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Backstage at Chanel Métiers d'Art fashion show, December 4th, 2012, Linlithgow Palace, Edinburgh (birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots!)
Mary, Queen of Scots (1542-1587) She became the Scottish Queen from 1542-1567, born "Mary Stewart" ; "Marie Stuart" in French; "Mary I" in Scottish sovereigns listings. She was born in Linlithgow, Scotland to King James V of Scotland and Mary of Guise, his French wife. She apparently had bright auburn hair and hazel-brown eyes. Seen here also with Francis, Dauphin of France, (their marriage was arranged as children).
Fotheringhay Castle Ruins- all that remains of the castle where Richard III was born and Mary, Queen of Scots was executed (Lancaster and York tour, 2013).
Five Centuries of Tapestry: Selections from the Textile Collection of the
Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scotland, daughter of Henry VII and sister to King Henry VIII. Her husband was James IV, King of Scotland. Grandmother to Mary, Queen of Scots. 1st Cousin
Wonderful Work Spaces
The Oxburgh Hangings, panel about 1570 Museum no. T.33II-1955 Victoria Albert Museum These panels of silk cross stitch on exposed linen ground, with couched threads in a swirling design, were originally appliqued to a velvet ground. The design of birds, animals and fish is based on the illustrations to Conrad Gesner's Icones Animalium,  published in Zurich in 1560. The panels were embroidered by the imprisoned Mary Queen of Scots, assisted by
Mary Queen of Scots’ Watch: Large SKULL WATCH given by the Queen to Mary Seton. The forehead of the skull is engraved with a figure of death between a palace and a cottage, and a quotation in Latin meaning ‘pale death visits with impartial foot the cottages of the poor and the castles of the rich’ (Horace). The skull is held upside down and the jaw lifted to read the silver dial. The hour is struck on a bell. Made by Moyant A Blois (1570-90).
Reign (2013 - ) on the CW. This mix of history & speculative writing about Mary, Queen of Scots is fascinating & highly entertaining! If you want a historic type nighttime drama with mystery, murder & mayhem with sex appeal, watch this show! #reign
Lady Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII, grandmother of Henry VIII, Margaret, Queen of Scots, and Mary Tudor. Just ordered a new biography of the woman who gave birth to the Tudor dynasty (at 13 no less).