Editors. "The Earl of Morton discovers the Casket Letters". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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The Earl of Morton discovers the Casket Letters (41 words)
Historical Context Note
The Earl of Morton discovers the Casket Letters. This correspondence, between Mary Queen of Scots and the Earl of Bothwell, potentially implicated Mary in the murder of her second husband Lord Darnley, but their authenticity is a long-standing point of contention.15062 The Earl of Morton discovers the Casket Letters 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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