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Books 2022 – on sale now – a book that mentions Jane…

Mary I in Writing: Letters, Literature, and Representation: Letters, Literature, and Representation edited by Valerie Schutte and Jessica S Hower ‘This book—along with its companion volume Writing Mary I: History, Historiography, and Fiction—centers on representations of Queen Mary I in … Continue reading

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Books 2018 – on sale now – Queenship and Counsel in Early Modern Europe edited by Helen Matheson-Pollock, Joanne Paul and Catherine Fletcher

‘The discourse of political counsel in early modern Europe depended on the participation of men, as both counsellors and counselled. Women were often thought too irrational or imprudent to give or receive political advice―but they did in unprecedented numbers, as … Continue reading

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Books 2018 – on sale today – Elizabeth I in Writing: Language, Power and Representation in Early Modern England (Queenship and Power) edited by Donatella Montini and Iolanda Plescia

‘This collection investigates Queen Elizabeth I as an accomplished writer in her own right as well as the subject of authors who celebrated her. With innovative essays from Brenda M. Hosington, Carole Levin, and other established and emerging experts, it … Continue reading

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Books 2017 – on sale today – Unexpected Heirs in Early Modern Europe: Potential Kings and Queens edited by Valerie Schutte

24th November 2017 – Unexpected Heirs in Early Modern Europe: Potential Kings and Queens (Queenship and Power) edited by Valerie Schutte ‘There were many surprising accessions in the early modern period, including Mary I of England, Henry III of France, … Continue reading

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Books 2017 – on sale today – Elizabeth of York and Her Six Daughters-in-Law by Retha M Warnicke

27th October 2017 – Elizabeth of York and Her Six Daughters-in-Law: Fashioning Tudor Queenship, 1485-1547 (Queenship and Power) by Retha M Warnicke ‘This study of early modern queenship compares the reign of Henry VII’s queen, Elizabeth of York, and those … Continue reading

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