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The Lady in the Tower: The Fall of Anne Boleyn

By: Alison Weir

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04536

ISBN: 0224063197

Condition: Very Good


Never before has there been a book devoted entirely to Anne Boleyn's fall. Alison Weir has reassessed the evidence, demolished many romantic myths and popular misconceptions, and rewritten the story of Anne Boleyn's fall. There is light speckling to the top and marks on the front of the text block. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Children Of England - The Heirs Of King Henry VIII.

By: Alison. Weir

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04155

ISBN: 0224038338

Condition: Very Good


This book begins at the point where Alison Weir's bestseller ' The Six Wives of Henry VIII ' came to an end, and covers the period until Elizabeth succeeded to the throne in 1558. Making use of contemporary sources, she brings to vivid life one of the most extraordinary periods of English history, when each of Henry's heirs was potentially the tool of powerful political or religious figures, and when the realm was seething with intrigue and political change. There is light creasing to the rea panel of the cover. View more info

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Mary Tudor: The First Queen

By: Linda Porter

Price: £16.00

Publisher: USA, Portrait: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04141

ISBN: 0749951443

Condition: Very Good


It is the tragedy of Queen Mary that today, 450 years after her death, she remains the most hated, least understood monarch in English history. Mary Tudor will help restore the reputation of a much vilified Queen - a brave but often unhappy women whose misfortune was to love not wisely, but to well. The d/w has a small tear to the head of the spine. View more info

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Letters from a Prince: Edward, Prince of Wales to Mrs Freda Dudley Ward March 1918-January 1921

By: Rupert Godfrey ( Editor)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown & Co: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03781

ISBN: 0316646776

Condition: Near Fine


With reproductions of photographs, cards and memorabilia which Edward also sent to his first great love, these extraordinary letters represent a hugely significant historical source about one of the most enigmatic figures of the twentieth century. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Sovereign Ladies: The Six Reigning Queens of England

By: Waller, Maureen

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, John Murray ( publishers ): 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03025

ISBN: 0719566282

Condition: Very Good


In the last millennium there have been only six female sovereigns; Mary I and Elizabeth I, Mary II and Anne, Victoria and Elizabeth II. With the exception of Mary I, they are among our most success monarchs. Maureen Waller delves into the intimate lives of England's queens in delicious detail, assessing their achievements from a female perspective. There is a Happy Christmas note to the recipient of this book on the front end-paper. The D/W has light shelf-wear to its edges. All-in-all a clean and tight copy. View more info