Sixteenth Century

Some articles on century, sixteenth century:

History Of Football In Scotland - Early History (pre 1867)
... comes much later at the beginning of the eighteenth century ... an important reason for these royal decrees and further evidence comes from sixteenth century Scottish literature, for example in the following poems ... Sir Richard Maitland expresses his pleasure in a late sixteenth century poem at being too old for the rough game The violence of early football in Scotland is also ...
Scotland In The Early Modern Era - Government - Parliament
... In the sixteenth century, parliament usually met in Stirling Castle or the Old Tolbooth, Edinburgh, which was rebuilt on the orders of Mary Queen of Scots from 1561 ... was being called less frequently by the early sixteenth century and might have been dispensed with by the crown had it not been for the series of minorities and ... played a major part in the Reformation crisis of the mid-sixteenth century ...
Cecil Gould - Partial Bibliography
... The Sixteenth Century Venetian School 1959 (National Gallery Catalogue Series) The Sixteenth Century Italian Schools (excluding the Venetian) 1962 (National Gallery Catalogue Series) The last two. 1978 Cornell University Press Bernini in France An Episode in Seventeenth Century History 1981 Weidenfeld and Nicolson ISBN 978-0-297-77944-5 Parmigianino ...
Scotland In The Early Modern Era - Economy
... From the mid-sixteenth century, Scotland experienced a decline in demand for exports of cloth and wool to the continent ... The late sixteenth century was an era of economic distress, probably exacerbated by increasing taxation and the devaluation of the currency ... or five times between 1560 and the end of the century, but failed to keep pace with inflation ...

Famous quotes by sixteenth century:

    April is in my mistress’ face,
    And July in her eyes hath place,
    Within her bosom is September,
    But in her heart a cold December.
    —Unknown. Subject #4: July Subject #5: September Subject #6: December. All Seasons in One. . .

    Oxford Book of Sixteenth Century Verse, The. E. K. Chambers, comp. (1932)