Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Scottish HistoryThe Power of the Past$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Edward J Cowan and Richard J Finlay

Print publication date: 2002

Print ISBN-13: 9780748614196

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748614196.001.0001

Show Summary Details

Queen Victoria and the Cult of Scottish Monarchy

Queen Victoria and the Cult of Scottish Monarchy

Chapter:
(p.209) Chapter 10 Queen Victoria and the Cult of Scottish Monarchy
Source:
Scottish History
Author(s):

Richard J. Finlay

Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748614196.003.0010

This chapter notes the curious absence of work on the monarchy by Scottish historians, as opposed to the shoals of books on the Jacobites. It demonstrates the intimate relationship between the cult of Victoria and that in which the queen projected herself as the true heiress of the Scottish monarchy.

Keywords:   monarchy, Scottish historians, cult of Victoria, queen

Edinburgh Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.