Henry VIII: King and Court
Jonathan Cape, 2001 - 639 pàgines
A detailed study written by a popular Tudor historian that sets a personal biography of Henry VIII against the cultural, social and political background of his court (with a rich supporting cast of courtiers, ministers, nobles and commoners) and the splendour of his many palaces.
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Upon marriage , Henry had assigned to Katherine a household of 160 persons , many of whom were female . She had eight ladies in waiting . Two , Elizabeth , Lady Fitzwalter , and Anne , Lady Hastings , were the sisters of England's ...
The Queen and Lady Rochford were both placed under house arrest at Hampton Court , Katherine being told it was ' no more the time to dance ' . 5 There is a poignant tale that she broke free of her guards and ran to intercept the King ...
When Katherine had gone , Henry grumbled to Gardiner that it was ' nothing much to my comfort in mine old days to be taught by my wife ' . Gardiner sympathised , then took a great risk in venturing to suggest that the Queen might be ...
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LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - EricCostello - LibraryThing
I found this to be an absorbing look at Henry VIII's court, both in terms of its structure (human and material) and how it functioned (human and material, again). The author notes, with some justice ... Llegeix la ressenya completa
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Interesting but tough read - As said by others the confusion of names makes for some difficult reading. Great read though of the "good guys" versus the "bad guys" of this era Llegeix la ressenya completa
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