James V of Scotland arrives in France

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Historical Context Note

James V of Scotland travels to France to fulfil the terms of the 1517 Treaty of Rouen, and marry Madeleine de Valois, daughter of Francis I of France. She is in ill health, and after travelling to Scotland to start a new life as Queen, she dies in July of the same year.
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Editors. "James V of Scotland arrives in France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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