Mary Queen of Scots

Front Cover
Mandarin, 1969 - Scotland - 713 pages
7 Reviews
This biography won the James Tait Black Prize. It provides an enlightening, scholarly yet moving account of the life and death of one of the most romantic figures in British history.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - natumi.s - LibraryThing

At sixteen, Mary wasQueen of France and Scotland. She was tall and beautiful, with red-gold hair. I think her life was a stormy life. Becausepeople is rich and high rank, people is not always happy ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Mortybanks - LibraryThing

Very pro-Mary and anti-Elizabeth. Goes to show that smart women do stupid things when they hook up with the wrong guy no matter what the era. Read full review


the young queen 1 All Men Lamented
Englands Rough Wooing
The Most Perfect Child

27 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1969)

Antonia Fraser is the author of numerous internationally bestselling biographies, including "The Six Wives of Henry VIII" and "Cromwell: Our Chief of Men".

Bibliographic information