Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Autograph letter signed from Elizabeth I, Queen of England, to James VI, King of Scotland [manuscript]

Digital Image File Name: 
4141
Source Call Number: 
X.d.397
Source Creator: 
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603, correspondent.
Source Title: 
Autograph letter signed from Elizabeth I, Queen of England, to James VI, King of Scotland [manuscript]
Source Created or Published: 
ca. 1592/3
Physical Description: 
fol. 2v
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603, correspondent.
Title (Hamnet): 
Autograph letter signed from Elizabeth I, Queen of England, to James VI, King of Scotland [manuscript], ca. 1592/3 March.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 leaf ; 31 x 20 cm.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Letters -- England -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
James I, King of England, 1566-1625 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603 -- Correspondence -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Jesuits -- Scotland -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Letters -- Scotland -- 16th century -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts -- England -- 16th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Huntly, George Gordon, Marquess of, 1561 or 2-1636 -- Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts -- Scotland -- 16th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Bothwell, Francis Stewart, Earl of, 1562-1612 -- Manuscripts.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Burgh, Thomas Burgh, Baron, d. 1597.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
James I, King of England, 1566-1625, recipient.
Notes (Hamnet): 
"The pen's excellencie" : treasures from the manuscript collection of the Folger Shakespeare Library / compiled and edited by Heather Wolfe. Seattle : Distributed by University of Washington Press, 2002, p. 53-55, 236.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Acquired from Maggs Bros. in 1925.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Date from endorsement of delivery by Thomas, Lord Borough [Burgh], on "xvj merche 1592".
Notes (Hamnet): 
Elizabeth I : then and now / compiled and edited by Georgianna Ziegler. Washington, DC : Folger Shakespeare Library ; Seattle : Distributed by University of Washington Press, 2003, p. 129-132, 156-158.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Exhibited: "The Pen's Excellencie" : Treasures from the Manuscript Collection of the Folger Shakespeare Library, curated by Heather Wolfe, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., February 6- June 8, 2002.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Exhibited: Elizabeth I, Then and Now, curated by Georgianna Ziegler, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., March 21-August 2, 2003.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Relates the Queen's concerns about a Jesuit plot, led by several Scottish Earls including Huntly, inviting Spain to invade Scotland and then to move south to England, as well as her concerns about the Protestant Earl of Bothwell.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Watermark of crowned and intertwined serpents.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Ricci, S. de. Medieval and Renaissance mss., 1414.2
Call Number (Hamnet): 
X.d.397