Mistresses of Henry VIII
The History Press, 26. des. 2010 - 224 sider
Seventeen-year-old Henry VIII was 'a youngling, he cares for nothing but girls and hunting.' Henry was considered a demi-god by his subjects, so each woman he chose was someone who had managed to stand out in a crowd of stunning ladies. This book offers an insight into the love life of Henry, and the twelve women who knew the man behind the mask.
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As Henry VII claimed the crown more through conquest than through bloodline,
this did not bode well for the future of the Tudor dynasty. People began to speak
of offering the throne to the duke of Buckingham, or perhaps Edmund de la Pole,
The unborn heir was of paramount importance to the Tudor dynasty and Henry
was fuming that the hysteria over this incident may have endangered the
pregnancy. Contemporary wisdom held that sex during pregnancy was both
immoral and ...
The Tudor dynasty, especially Henry's young daughter, needed to be protected;
the Staffords had become a serious threat. Buckingham was beheaded on 17
May 1521 for treason. It had been a long time since a nobleman of his stature
Hobden, Tudor Bastard: King Henry VIII's Son, Henry Fitzroy, duke of Richmond
and Somerset and His Mother, ... II, no.2356 Act of Parliament 14 Hen.8 ch.34,
1522 Burke, Historical Portrait of the Tudor Dynasty, 1879, I, p.178 Chapter 4 The
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LibraryThing ReviewBrukerevaluering - Melisende - LibraryThing
Definitely a rehashing of the lives of Henry's wives than an in depth study of his mistresses. Whilst Anne, Katherine and possibly Jane not only were both mistress then wife, I think more time could ... Les hele vurderingen
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For anyone interested in monarch history or henry viii. The delivery was prompt and the item was exactly as stated. I am very pleased with this purchase. Les hele vurderingen
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