Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2007

256 Pages | 9 Illustrations, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719074868

Bookseller Code (06)


Authorship and authority: the writings of James VI and I

Jane Rickard

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first monograph devoted to the extensive and varied writings of King James VI and I Explores the full range of James's writings in different genres and media, and covers both his English and Scottish reigns Combines extensive primary research into the writing and circulation of James's works with theoretically informed consideration of the relationship between authors, texts and readers Provides an insight into James's kingship, and also offers an illuminating perspective on the relationship between authorship and authority, literature and politics in the Renaissance