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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The Clerk of the Kitchen kept detailed records of where and what each person should be eating , and made regular checks that everyone was where he was supposed to be . Only the Lord Chamberlain , the Vice - Chamberlain , the Captain of ...
1 Rank and precedence also dictated where a person sat at meals . ... This was where the most important people sat , ' above the salt , with the persons of highest estate occupying chairs ; the ceremonial saltcellar , or nef ...
No Groom was allowed to lay hands upon the royal person , or intermeddle with dressing , except it be to warm clothes and hand these to the Gentlemen ; both Grooms and Ushers must keep a convenient distance from the King's person ...
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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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