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The queen and the courtesan

Author: Freda Lightfoot
Publisher: Sutton, Surrey, England : Severn House, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st world edView all editions and formats
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Henriette d'Entragues isn't satisfied with simply being the mistress of Henry IV of France; she wants a crown too. Despite his promises to marry her, the King is obliged by political necessity to ally himself with a rich Italian princess. But Henriette isn't one for giving up easily. All she has to do to achieve her ambition is to give Henry a son, and then do whatever it takes to set him on the throne.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Catherine Henriette de Balzac d' Entragues, marquise de Verneuil; Henry, King of France; Marie de Médicis, Queen consort of Henry IV King of France
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Freda Lightfoot
ISBN: 9780727880925 0727880926
OCLC Number: 751715007
Description: 248, [1] p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Freda Lighfoot.

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Henriette d'Entragues isn't satisfied with simply being the mistress of Henry IV of France; she wants a crown too. Despite his promises to marry her, the King is obliged by political necessity to ally himself with a rich Italian princess. But Henriette isn't one for giving up easily. All she has to do to achieve her ambition is to give Henry a son, and then do whatever it takes to set him on the throne.

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