Elizabeth - The Virgin Queen and the Men Who Loved Her

Elizabeth - The Virgin Queen and the Men Who Loved Her : A Series of Biographical Sketches from the Elizabethan Court

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The Elizabethan golden age was peopled by a court of flamboyant and devoted men - each one unique, ambitious and talented. At its centre was a woman, Elizabeth, the Tudor princess who succeeded to the throne of England in 1558 and who vowed to her Parliament to remain unwed and a Virgin Queen for the rest of her life. How did such a diverse group of red-blooded men view their 'Gloriana?' What were their aims and intentions? What were their dreams? And just how did Elizabeth manage to control and manipulate them? A unique blend of fact and fiction brings the Elizabethan court and its inhabitants to life in an evocative series of biographical sketches that will inform and entertain in equal measure.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 132 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 7mm | 136g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1500477176
  • 9781500477172
  • 2,685,594

About Robert Stephen Parry

Robert Stephen Parry is a UK writer of historical fiction, bringing you stories from a wide range of time periods, from Tudor & Elizabethan, through 18th-century Georgian, right up to the era of Victorian England and the Belle Époque. Well researched and vivid historical settings combine with unusual elements of mystery, romance and magical realism. For more, please visit: robertstephenparry.com
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