More Details for: A letter from the nobility, barons & com

 Staff view

You must be logged in to Tag Records

A letter from the nobility, barons & commons of Scotland, in the year 1320, yet extant under all the seals of the nobility, directed to Pope Iohn : wherein they declare their firm resolutions, to adhere to their King Robert the Bruce, as the restorer of the safety, and liberties of the people, and as having the true right of succession, but withall, they notwithstanding declare, that if the king should offer to subvert their civil liberties, they will disown him as an enemy, and choose another to be king, for their own defence : translated from the original, in Latine, as it is insert by Sr. George Mckenzie of Rosehaugh, in his Observations on precedency, &c.

Book Cover
Names: Mackenzie, George, | Ferguson, F. S.
Published: Edinburgh : [s.n.], re-printed in the year 1689.
Topics: Robert I, King of Scots, 1274-1329.
Regions: Scotland - History - War of Independence, 1285-1371.
Tags: Add


Spaces will separate tags.
Use quotes for multi-word tags.

Physical Description: 7, [1] p. ; 21 cm (4to)
Language Note: Original Latin and English translation in parallel columns.
Notes: At end of text: Given at the monastry of Aberbrothock in Scotland, the sixth day of April, in the year of grace MCCCXX, and of our said king's reign the XV year.
Signatures: A⁴.
Other Names: Mackenzie, George, Sir, 1636-1691. Observations on precedency.
Ferguson, F. S. (Frederic Sutherland), 1878-1967, former owner. IU-R

More Details for: A letter from the nobility, barons & com