Struck with the Dart of Love

Struck with the Dart of Love : Je Anne Boleyn

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In a love letter to Anne Boleyn, Henry VIII wrote: "It is absolutely necessary for me to obtain this answer, having been for above a whole year stricken with the dart of love, and not yet sure whether I shall fail of finding a place in your heart and affection...", but did Anne ever feel that way about the King?

Tradition tells us that Henry pursued Anne for his mistress and that she resisted, scheming to get the crown and bewitching him with her unattainable allure. Nothing could be further from the truth.

One cold, misty grey day while hunting, Henry and Anne come face to face. It is an encounter that changes everything as Anne, too, is struck by the dart of love. He is powerful and graceful, elegant and witty, and in the King, she finds a passionate consort. But he is married - and the path to their union is fraught with hazard. Only the greatest of commitments will allow them to persevere until they might hope to be together.

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The first novel from Sandra Vasoli's Je Anne Boleyn series is a compelling memoir, narrated in a richly detailed, authentic voice, which depicts one of the most exceptional women in the history of England: Anne Boleyn. It is at once romantic, eloquent, and insightful. In Book One of this two-part series, the reader will come to know Anne as an intimate friend.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 398 pages
  • 140 x 216 x 23mm | 503g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 8494489364
  • 9788494489365
  • 1,318,679

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