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David Rizzio and Mary Queen of Scots

By David Tweedie

9780750943321

ISBN: 9780750943321

Published: 01-11-2007


David Rizzio and Mary Queen of Scots

By David Tweedie

ISBN: 9780750943321

Published: 01-11-2007

About This Book

David Rizzio came to Scotland from Italy in 1561. He quickly rose to power and became secretary to Queen Mary. He exerted considerable influence and was perceived to be a threat to English interests by Sir William Cecil. On the evening of the 9th March 1566 he was murdered by her jealous husband Lord Darnley and others.

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