- James: the first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625; he was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and he succeeded Elizabeth I; he alienated the British Parliament by claiming the divine right of kings (1566-1625)
- This is an album by King James.
- King James is a metal/rock supergroup formed in 1993 by guitarist Rex Carroll (formerly of Whitecross). He joined former Sacred Fire frontman, Jimi Bennett to form the band. Some time later, they recruited Tim Gaines and Robert Sweet, of Stryper, and released their first album in 1994.
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- Mark (letters, words, or other symbols) on a surface, typically paper, with a pen, pencil, or similar implement
- Have the ability to mark coherent letters or words in this way
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- a book regarded as authoritative in its field
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- The Christian scriptures, consisting of the 66 books of the Old and New Testaments
- The Jewish scriptures, consisting of the Torah or Law, the Prophets, and the Hagiographa or Writings
- A copy of the Christian or Jewish scriptures
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The Murder of The Two Princes at The Tower (2000) by Stephen B Whatley
The two princes were the sons of King Edward IV (1442-1483) – namely, the uncrowned Edward V and his brother Richard, Duke of York. It is commonly believed that King Richard III (1452-1485) ordered the deaths of his nephews.
According to the Chancellor of England, Sir Thomas More (1478-1535), who wrote of ‘the dolorous end of those babes’, their murder was carried out by two assassins who smothered the princes in their bed. They were reputedly murdered in The Garden Tower, later renamed The Bloody Tower (on this account) – and buried in the precincts.
In 1674, when workmen were demolishing a stone staircase on the south side of The White Tower, they found a chest containing the skeletons of two children. None doubted at the time that the remains were those of Edward IV’s sons; and by order of Charles II they were re-interred in The Innocents’ Corner in Westminster Abbey, London.
This painting was partly inspired by a black and white reproduction of an imagined painting by James Northcote, from about 1790. The entire series of 30 paintings are now permanently reproduced throughout the main walkway to Her Majesty’s Tower; and many of these vivid works – including |Stephen’s paintings of The Bloody Tower and The White Tower -can be seen on this site; just type in ‘Tower of London’ into the serach box of this site.
Oil on canvas, 40 x 30in
Collection Historic Royal Palaces, UK
The Book of Psalms in Lowland Scotch. From the Authorized Version. London, 1857. By Henry Scott Riddell.
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