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Mary Was Here


Mary Was Here exclusive Historic Scotland publication with foreward by Liz Lochhead.

Mary Queen of Scots is one of Scotland’s most famous figures. From her ascent to the throne at just six days old, to her death on the order of Elizabeth I, Mary Queen of Scots’ story is recounted in this accessible, fast-paced guide.

Mary Was Here tells the tale of Mary’s life – charting her travels across Scotland as she grows into a renowned beauty, subdues a rebellion, and flees for her life.

This illustrated book explores Mary’s faith, health and political struggles, and includes colour pictures of her sumptuous clothing and priceless jewellery. Mary Was Here also contains a directory of places to visit, allowing you to retrace her travels.

  • Format: Paperback
  • Historic Scotland Publication
  • 120 pages, colour illustrations & photography
  • Dimensions: 23.6cm width x 27cm height
  • Text: Andrew Burnet, Dr Nicki Scott and Sally Gall
  • Printed from sustainable materials

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  • UK: 48 hours tracked - £4.99
  • Europe: 3-5 days - £20
  • US: 6-7 days - £28
  • Rest of world: 6-7 days - £30

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