Editors. "Protector Somerset renews English feudal claims to Scotland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14785, accessed 13 December 2013.]
In retalation against the French appropriation of Mary Queen of Scots, whom the English had hoped to make the symbol of a new reconciliation between their two countries as a wife for Edward VI, Protector Somerset reasserts English feudal claims to Scotland.