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The life of the last Earl of Stirling

gentleman, prisoner of war, Scottish peer, and exile : with extracts from his original manuscripts and sketches

by Joseph Babington Macaulay

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Published by W.A. Axworthy in Paignton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography

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    Statementby Joseph Babington Macaulay
    ContributionsAlexander, Alexander, 1783-1859
    The Physical Object
    Pagination77 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25191928M
    OCLC/WorldCa13539888

    Page lxxi - Stirling who has lately published a narrative of his case, they have requested a lady going to London to leave the packet at his lordship's publishers, a channel for its conveyance pointed out by the book itself, and which they hope is quite safe. His lordship will perceive that the seals have never been broken. The family of the deceased, for obvious reasons, must remain ://?id=YkVKoWtpGOUC.   Stirling Castle had been seized by adherents of the 1st Earl of Gowrie who, following the notorious "Ruthven Raid" of , had held ascendancy over James VI for almost a year. Gowrie, taken prisoner, was brought before "Mr James Graham sitting as Justice," and assisted by men who included "James Edmonstone of ://

      STIRLING, WILLIAM ALEXANDER, (titular) Earl of (), American soldier, was born in New York City. He was the son of James Alexander (), at one time surveyor-general of New York and New Jersey, a noted colonial lawyer who was disbarred for a year for his conduct of the defence in the famous trial of John Peter ://,_William. Get this from a library! Henry VIII's last victim: the life and times of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey. [Jessie Childs] -- "Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey was one of the most flamboyant and controversial characters of Henry VIII's reign. A pioneering poet, whose verse had a

      Stirling is a village in the County of Warner No. 5, Alberta, village is located on Highway 4, approximately 31 km (19 mi) southeast of Lethbridge and 72 km (45 mi) northwest of the Canada–US ://,_Alberta. 2 days ago  Battle of Stirling Bridge, (11 September ). The kings of England repeatedly sought to extend their rule north of the border into Scotland. The death of the Scottish queen in gave Edward I of England the chance to take over the country, but his intentions were dashed with a major defeat at the hands of William ://


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