Re: King James 1 and Superstition
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 13.1750 Monday, 5 August 2002
From: Martin Steward <
Date: Saturday, 3 Aug 2002 11:05:10 +0100
Subject: 13.1740 King James 1 and Superstition
Comment: Re: SHK 13.1740 King James 1 and Superstition
His "Demonologie"; and "A Remonstrance for the Right of Kings"; and "A
Premonition to all Most Might Monarchs".
These can be found in C. H. McIlwain, ed. "Political Works of James I"
(Cambridge Mass. 1918)
James Craigie, "Minor Prose Works of James I" (Edinburgh 1982)
PS: You'd be afraid of the fifth day of the month if you'd had attempts
made on your life twice, once in August and once in November! They tell
me that no one will want to travel in aeroplanes this coming Sept.
11.... That's not superstition, exactly...
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