Perkin Warbeck decides to move to the court of James IV in Scotland

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Historical Context Note

Perkin Warbeck attempted to land at Deal in Kent, but met with a very hostile response: 150 of his troops were killed before he himself even managed to disembark. As a result, he decided instead to aim for the court of James IV in Scotland.
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Editors. "Perkin Warbeck decides to move to the court of James IV in Scotland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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