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Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-274) and index.
|LC Classifications||DA355 .H53 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 287 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||287|
|LC Control Number||90023275|
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“Gloriana,” “Faerie Queen,” “Queen Bess” are just some of the names given to Elizabeth I, the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn.
But the name for which she is perhaps most remembered, and which best explains why Elizabeth was the last of the Tudor monarchs, was the “Virgin Queen.”Brand: Metro Books. A portrait of England's Queen Bess (), which, despite its author's considerable storytelling skills, fails to demonstrate that she was central to England's ``golden age''-and fails to explain her character plausibly.
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Renowned Marian expert Robert L. Fastiggi and Michael O’Neill, “the Miracle. She was also a human being, and that’s the Elizabeth who is the subject of Christopher Hibbert’s luminous biography The Virgin Queen: Elizabeth I, Genius of the Golden Age.
(By the way, for another look at this book, see my review in the Chicago Tribune in ). She was a vital presence, writes Hibbert, one of the most popular and accessible. His Virgin Queen.
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Here, Dr Anna Whitelock, a reader in early modern history at Royal Holloway, University of London, explores what really went on behind the closed doors of the so-called Virgin Queen. Over the years, countless books, novels, plays.
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An intimate portrait of history's most fascinating monarchA genius, a beauty, a leader, and a manipulator. Elizabeth I has fascinated and enthralled history buffs and Anglophiles for centuries. The era that bears her name was one of the most exciting and dazzling in England's history.
Christopher Hibbert's masterful biography introduces a new generation of readers, aware of. Rich in history, scripture, and Church teaching, Virgin, Mother, Queen is a quintessential and visually rich resource for those who want to understand how the more well-known of Mary’s many titles and attributes correspond with approved Marian apparitions across the globe.
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The years of Elizabeth's childhood were troubled - fraught with danger and beset with the political and religious plots of those around her. At the age of two her mother, Anne Boleyn, was beheaded by her father, Henry VIII; Elizabeth was declared illegitimate and banished from the royal court.
At 21, she was imprisoned in the /5(4). Directed by Henry Koster. With Bette Davis, Richard Todd, Joan Collins, Jay Robinson. Sir Walter Raleigh (Richard Todd) overcomes court intrigue to win favor with Queen Elizabeth I (Bette Davis) in order to get financing for a proposed voyage to the New World/10(K).
Set against some of Britain's most beautiful landscapes, The Virgin Queen explores the full sweep of Elizabeth I's long and eventful life. Elizabeth I, bynames the Virgin Queen and Good Queen Bess, (born September 7,Greenwich, near London, England—died MaRichmond, Surrey), queen of England (–) during a period, often called the Elizabethan Age, when England asserted itself vigorously as a major European power in politics, commerce, and the arts.
Michael Dobson and Nicola J Watson are the authors of England's Elizabeth: An Afterlife in Fame and Fantasy (Oxford, ). It is a guide to the nation's year obsession with the Virgin : Guardian Staff.
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'Gloriana', 'Faerie Queene', 'Queen Bess' are just some of the names given to Elizabeth I, the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. But the name for which she is perhaps best remembered and which best explains why Elizabeth was the last of the Tudor monarchs, was the 'Virgin Queen'/5(4).
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As a new queen, Elizabeth I faces two great dangers. The French threaten to invade Scotland. But more perilous still is her passion for the convicted traitor, Robert Dudley. Dudley is already married. Amy, his wife, refuses to set her beloved husband free to marry the queen, but she cannot prevent him from becoming the favourite of the plotting, pleasure-seeking court.
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