Shoemaker, Michael Myers.
Palaces Prisons and Resting Places of Mary Queen of Scots.
No 26 of 375 Numbered Copies. London, H. Virtue and Company Limited, 1902. 37 cm x 29 cm. 196 pages. With 8 full page photo gravures, 24 full page plates and 30 textual illustrations. Original, parchment covered Softcover with supralibro to frontcover. Very good copy in the original white vellum covers. Only slightly foxed.
Includes for example the following essays: Inchmahome, he “Island of Rest” / Paris in the Days of the Valois / Honeymoon at Villers Cotterets / The Tournelles and Death of Henry II. / Orleans and Death of Francis II. / Holyrood Palace in the Sixteenth Century / Rossend Castle / Crookston Tower and the Honeymoon / Craigmillar Castle and the Conspiracy / Dundrennan Abbey / Workington Hall / Chatsworth and Queen Mary’s Tower / Sheffield Castle and Manor House / Return to Tutbury Castle / Chartley Hall and the “Conspiracy” / Peterborough Cathedral / Removal to Westminster Abbey etc etc.
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