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Books 2022 – on sale now a book that features Lady Jane….

Interpreting the Death of Edward VI: The Life and Mysterious Demise of the Last Tudor King by Kyra Krammer ‘King Edward VI tends to be glossed over in the historical narrative of the Tudor dynasty. His achievements during his brief … Continue reading

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Books 2022 – on sale today – Henrietta Maria: Conspirator, Warrior, Phoenix Queen by Leanda de Lisle

‘A myth-busting biography of Henrietta Maria, wife of Charles I, which retells the dramatic story of the civil war from her perspective Henrietta Maria is one of British history’s most reviled queen consorts. Condemned in her lifetime as that ‘Popish … Continue reading

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Books 2022 – on sale today – Two Houses, Two Kingdoms: A History of France and England, 1100–1300 by Catherine Hanley

‘An exhilarating, accessible chronicle of the ruling families of France and England, showing how two dynasties formed one extraordinary story The twelfth and thirteenth centuries were a time of personal monarchy, when the close friendship or petty feuding between kings … Continue reading

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Books 2022 – on sale now – Writing Mary I

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

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Books 2022 – on sale today – Blood, Fire and Gold: The story of Elizabeth I and Catherine de Medici by Estelle Paranque

‘In sixteenth-century Europe, two women came to hold all the power, against all the odds. They were Elizabeth I and Catherine de Medici. One a Virgin Queen who ruled her kingdom alone, and the other a clandestine leader who used … Continue reading

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