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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... English court with the French , poked fun at older courtiers and household
officers and generally comported themselves in a reprehensible manner.24
Norfolk , Worcester and Boleyn spoke for the rest of the Councillors when they
Richard Southwell was its first Receiver , then its Solicitor and lastly its
Chancellor . Most large grants of land went to important courtiers : 124 to the
lords temporal and spiritual , 183 to knights and gentlemen , and 147 to
household officers .
Then , ' with her serjeant - of - arms and all her officers before her , like a queen ,
the King and she went openly in procession ' into the King's closet , where they
made their offerings . Afterwards , they dined together . In the afternoon , Anne ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewRevisió d'Usuari - busterrll - LibraryThing
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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