"As Warriouris in Ane Camp": the image of King James VI as a Crusader

Stilma, A. (2010) "As Warriouris in Ane Camp": the image of King James VI as a Crusader. In: McGinley, K. and Royan, N., eds. The Apparelling of Truth: Literature and Literary Culture in the Reign of James VI: A Festschrift for Roderick J. Lyall. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Press. pp. 241-251 ISBN 9781443818735

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Abstract

King James VI & I is usually considered a ‘pacifist’ king. This chapter investigates the origins of James’s moniker ‘Rex Pacificus’, and discusses the more warlike image of James that is often overlooked but which existed quite prominently (particularly in Scotland and Protestant northern Europe) in the early years of his English reign.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PR English Literature > PR2199 English renaissance (1500-1640)
Divisions: pre Nov-2014 > Faculty of Arts and Humanities > English and Language Studies
Depositing User: Dr Astrid Stilma
Date Deposited: 03 Jun 2013 14:16
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2014 14:11
URI: https://create.canterbury.ac.uk/id/eprint/11988

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