Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale - Idylls of the King by Alfred Lord Tennyson ~ 1913 ~ Illustration for Enid ~~ Yniol's rusted arms were on his princely person, but thro' these Princelike his bearing shone.
Statue of Robert the Bruce at Edinburgh Castle - Robert I (11 July 1274 – 7 June 1329), popularly known as Robert the Bruce, was King of Scots from 1306 until his death in 1329. Robert was one of the most famous warriors of his generation, and eventually led Scotland during the First War of Scottish Independence against England. He fought successfully during his reign to regain Scotland's place as an independent country and is today revered in Scotland as a national hero
Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians, with her nephew Æthelstan, the future King of England. Æthelflæd ruled Mercia from 911 to her death in She was the eldest daughter of Alfred the Great and his Queen, Ealhswith.