Lady Penelope : The Lost Tale of Love and Politics in the Court of Elizabeth I


""Really masterly. This authoritative history tells what eventually happened to 'The Other Boleyn Girl'--and her great-granddaughter, The Lady Penelope." --Philippa Gregory, author, " The Other Boleyn GirlPenelope Devereux was the brightest star who ever shone in the court of Queen Elizabeth I in 16th-century England. She was the most beautiful woman of her generation and muse to countless poets and musicians, yet her story ended in tragedy: she died in disgrace on 7th July 1607, a widow, outcast from court, and stripped of all her titles. Her life touched on every great event of the age--the execution of Mary Queen of Scots, the defeat of the Spanish Armada, the arrival of King James, and the Gunpowder read more

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ISBN:

9780233004075

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

320

Dimensions:

20cm x 13cm

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

History , Biography and Memoir

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 April 2014

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Sally Varlow