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Published: 22 June 2017

268 Pages | 2 halftones


ISBN: 9780198787525

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Premodern Scotland

Literature and Governance 1420-1587

Edited by Joanna Martin and Emily Wingfield

  • Offers fresh and ground-breaking research into the 'advice to princes' tradition as well as kingship and good self- and public governance in Older Scots literature
  • Includes contributions from international scholars
  • Analysis of well and lesser known authors and texts
  • Texts are examined against the backdrop of the dramatic political events of medieval and early modern Scotland, from the reigns of James I to Mary Queen of Scots