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By Loades, D. M
Paperback. English.
Published Stroud: Amberley, 2010
[New] ed
The story of Henry VIII and his six wives has passed from history into legend. The author recounts the whole sorry tale in detail, from Henry's first...

By Hilton, Lisa, 1974- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2014
Lisa Hilton's biography of 'The Virgin Queen', Elizabeth I, provides new insights on the monarch's compelling, enthralling life story. It is a book that...

By Alford, Stephen, 1970- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2014
Edward VI, the only son of Henry VIII, became king at the age of 9 and died wholly unexpectedly at the age of 15. All around him loomed powerful men who...

By Ashe, Laura, author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Allen Lane, 2016
Richard II (1377-1399) came to the throne as a child, following the long, domineering, martial reign of his grandfather Edward III. He suffered from the...

By Davenport-Hines, R. P. T. (Richard Peter Treadwell), 1953- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2016
Like his mother Queen Victoria, Edward VII defined an era. Both reflected the personalties of their central figures: hers grand, imperial and pretty stiff...

By Ridley, Jane, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2015
Queen Victoria inherited the throne at 18 and went on to become the longest-reigning female monarch in history, in a time of intense industrial, cultural...

By Dennison, Matthew, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2014
Queen Victoria is Britain's queen of contradictions. In her combination of deep sentimentality and bombast; cultural imperialism and imperial compassion...

By Bond, Jennie, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Carlton, 2013
[New] edition
This book looks at the remarkable period in the history of Britain's monarchy since Queen Elizabeth took the throne in 1952, featuring over 240 photographs...

By Dennison, Matthew, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2013
Queen Victoria is Britain's queen of contradictions. In her combination of deep sentimentality and bombast; cultural imperialism and imperial compassion...

By Sumption, Jonathan, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2016
Edward III lived through bloody and turbulent times. His father was deposed by his mother and her lover when he was still a teenager; a third of England...
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