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The favourite : Sir Walter and his queen

Author: Mathew Lyons
Publisher: London : Constable, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Paperback edtionView all editions and formats
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The true story behind one of the great love affairs in British history: Sir Walter Ralegh and Queen Elizabeth I.

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Elizabeth, Queen of England; Walter Raleigh, Sir; Elizabeth, Queen of England; Walter Raleigh, Sir
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mathew Lyons
ISBN: 9781780336589 1780336586
OCLC Number: 779245603
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: x, 402 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: A Decayed Estate --
Leagues of Smoke --
In a Country Strange --
The Deceits of Fortune --
The World's Eye --
The Virgin Queen --
The Wind of Faction --
The Fort of Fame --
Excess of Duty --
The Right-flourishing Man --
The Sacred Anchor --
A Durable Fire --
Hollow Servants --
Amore et Virtute --
The Less Afraid.
Responsibility: Mathew Lyons.

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Contains some excellent history-writing. * Heraldscotland.com * A magnificent job of unpicking the machinations of Elizabeth's court and presents a fresh insight into the turbulent world of Tudor Read more...

 
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