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Compare 1587 edition: 1 [figure appears here on page 385] Iames ye firſt made away through the traiterous practiſe of the Erle of Athole,Iames. 1436 (as be|fore is ſpecified) hys el|eldeſt ſon Iames the ſe|cond of that name being as then but ſixe yeares of age ſucceeded to the crowne, as lawful heyre to the ſame, and by his mother and the Nobilitie of the Realme, was brought to Scone, where by the vniuerſall con|ſente of the three eſtates he was corwned king of Scotlande, being the .102. King of that realme from Ferguſe the firſt. He was ſurnamed Ia|mes with the fierie face, by reaſon of a brode red EEBO page image 386 ſpot which he had in one of his checkes.

Compare 1587 edition: 1 This Iames at his comming to mans ſtate proued a ſtoute Prince,The daughter of the Duke of Gelderlãd ma|ried to Iames the ſeconde. and maried the daughter of the Duke of Gelderlande as after ſhall appeare.

Compare 1587 edition: 1 In the beginning he had ſome trouble and bu|ſineſſe, by reaſon of the great authoritie and rule which the high Barons of the Realme ſought to beare and maintaine, as the Dowglaſſes and o|ther, but in the ende he ſubdued them all.

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