|Statement||by Stefan Zweig ; translated by Cedar and Eden Paul.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 368 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||368|
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Queen Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots were two of the greatest, most legendary rivals in recorded history—although they never even . Queen of Scots is an enthralling, myth-shattering look at a complex woman and ruler and her time. "The definitive biography gripping a pure pleasure to read." -- Washington Post Book World "Reads like Shakespearean drama, with all the delicious plotting and fresh writing to go with it.". Illustration in a prayer book that once belonged to Mary, Queen of Scots (–), Adoration of the Magi, Huntington Manuscript , folio 67 Huntington Library, Art . In this dramatic, compelling fictional memoir Carolly Erickson lets the courageous, spirited Mary Queen of Scots tell her own story—and the result is a novel readers will long remember. Born Queen of Scotland, married as a young girl to the invalid young King of France, Mary took the reins of the unruly kingdom of Scotland as a young widow and fought to keep her throne/5(29).