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The sisters who would be queen : the tragedy of Mary, Katherine, & Lady Jane Grey

Author: Leanda De Lisle
Publisher: London : Harper Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Their story is one in which high politics had the most personal possible impact on the women whose lives it charts, one in which the pressure for royal women to produce legitimate male heirs ended instead in their brutal deaths or enforced celibacy.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Jane Grey, Lady; Katherine Seymour Hertford, Countess of; Mary Grey Keys; Gray family.; Jane Grey, Lady; Gray family.; Jane Grey, Lady; Katherine Seymour Hertford, Countess of; Mary Grey Keys; Königin Johanna (England
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leanda De Lisle
ISBN: 9780007219056 0007219059 9780007280438 0007280432
OCLC Number: 230988994
Description: xxvi, 386 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Leanda de Lisle.
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The dramatic untold story of the three tragic Grey sisters, all heirs to the Tudor throne, all victims to their royal blood.  Read more...

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'In her utterly gripping life of Lady Jane Grey and her two sisters!Leanda de Lisle gives us the brief life and grim times of Lady Jane Grey and her family in merciless clarity and dazzling detail. Read more...

 
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