The Gowrie Conspiracy is the source of much controversy and speculation within historical circles, and has been a mystery the answers to which have eluded historians for hundreds of years. This book contains a study of this 'auld misterie', and attempts to unravel the theories in light of the evidence and with heed to common sense. An interesting and enlightening book sure to be of considerable value to those with an interest in James VI and the Gowrie Mystery, this antique book is proudly republished here complete with a new prefatory biography of the author. The chapters of this book include: The Mystery and the Evidence, The Slaughter of the Ruthvens, The King's Own Narrative, The King's Narrative II, Hendersons's Narrative, The Strange Case of Mr. Robert Oliphant, The Contemporary Ruthven Vindication, The Theory of an Accidental Brawl, Contemporary Clerical Criticism, Popular Criticisim of the Day, The King and the Ruthvens, et cetera. Andrew Lang (1844 -1912) was a Scots poet and novelist most famous for his series of fairy tale books.
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|Size: ||2.0 MB|
|Publisher: ||King Press|
|Date published: || 2014|
|ISBN: ||9781473394032 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|