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Henrietta Howard : king's mistress, queen's servant

Author: Tracy Borman; Julia Franklin; Clipper Audio (Firm); Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: [Rothley, Leicester] : Clipper Audio ; [Prince Frederick, Md. : Distributed by Recorded Books], 2009.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Henrietta Howard, later Countess of Suffolk, was the long-term mistress and confidante of George II. Orphaned at twelve and dragged into poverty by her brutal husband, Henrietta used her own ingenuity and determination to secure a role at the very heart of the royal court. But she was far more than mistress to the King: a dedicated patron of the arts; a lively and talented intellectual; a passionate advocate for the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
History
Downloadable audio books
Biography
Named Person: Henrietta Hobart Howard Suffolk, Countess of; George, King of Great Britain; George, King of Great Britain; Henrietta Hobart Howard Suffolk, Countess of
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Borman; Julia Franklin; Clipper Audio (Firm); Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 9781407443072 1407443070
OCLC Number: 435911975
Notes: Audio file.
Title from image of compact disc container on Web page (viewed Sept. 5, 2009).
Previously released on compact disc, 2008.
Performer(s): Read by Julia Franklin.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (ca. 15.25 hr.))
Responsibility: Tracy Borman.

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Henrietta Howard, later Countess of Suffolk, was the long-term mistress and confidante of George II. Orphaned at twelve and dragged into poverty by her brutal husband, Henrietta used her own ingenuity and determination to secure a role at the very heart of the royal court. But she was far more than mistress to the King: a dedicated patron of the arts; a lively and talented intellectual; a passionate advocate for the rights of women long before the dawn of feminism. The mark that this enigmatic royal mistress left on the society and culture of early Georgian England was to resonate well beyond the confines of the court, and can still be felt today.

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