Title The History of the Monastery of the Holy-Rood and of the Palace of Holyrood House.
Binding Buckram cloth hardcover, gold gilt stamping.
Book Condition Good, gilt-edged to the top and hand-cut to the side and bottom edges, are nice and neat with a little light foxing .
Publisher Edinburgh and London William Blackwood and Sons: 1919
Seller ID b1658
274 pp with ten illustrations, some in color.
The contents include: The Monastery of Holyrood, The Life of the Monastery, The First Palace of Holyrood House, The Destruction of the Monastery, Queen Mary’s Married Life at Holyrood, The Visits of James I and Charles I to Holyrood, Holyrood in Modern Times.
"The Palace of Holyroodhouse, or informally Holyrood Palace, founded as a monastery by David I of Scotland in 1128, has served as the principal residence of the Kings and Queens of Scotland since the 15th century. The Palace stands in Edinburgh at the bottom of the Royal Mile." Wikipedia