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The Lost Tudor Princess: A life of Margaret Douglas Countess of Lennox

The Lost Tudor Princess: A life of Margaret Douglas Countess of Lennox

Weir, Alison, 1951- author; Mash, Maggie, narrator

Her mother was a queen, her father an earl, and she herself was the granddaughter, niece, cousin and grandmother of monarchs. Mary Douglas, Conuntess of Lennox ranked high at the court of her uncle, Henry VIII, and was lady of honour to five of his wives. Beautiful and tempestuous, she created scandal, not just once, but twice, by falling in love with unsuitable men. A born political intriguer, she was imprisoned in the Tower of London on three occasions, once under sentence of death. She helped to bring about one of the most notorious royal marriages of the 16th century, but it brought her only tragedy. Her son and her husband were brutally murdered, and there were rumours that she herself was poisoned. She was instrumental in securing the Stuart succession to the throne of England for her grandson. This is the biography of an extraordinary life that spanned five Tudor reigns

CD, CD, Audiobook. English.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Audio, 2016
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    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    18700860X History Audio Book Adult Non-Fiction Available 17 Discs.

Details

Statement of responsibility: Alison Weir
ISBN: 1510022988, 9781510022980
Note: Compact discs.
Performers: Narrated by Maggie Mash.
Physical Description: 17 sound discs CDs (20 hrs, 30 mins.) : digital, stereo
Publisher Number: CX1620
Subject: Countesses Great Britain Biography.; History.; Great Britain Court and courtiers History 16th century.; Great Britain History Henry VIII, 1509-1547.; Lennox, Margaret Douglas, Countess of, 1515-1578.; Audiobooks.