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The unfaithful queen : a novel of Henry VIII's fifth wife

Author: Carolly Erickson
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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From New York Times bestselling author of The Last Wife of Henry VIII, a novel about Catherine Howard, wife of Henry's later years Amid the turbulent, faction-ridden late reign of the fearsome Henry, eager high-spirited Catherine Howard caught the king's eye - but not before she had been the sensual plaything of at least three other men. Ignorant of her past, seeing only her youthful exuberance and believing that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
History
Fiction
Named Person: Catherine Howard, Queen consort of Henry VIII King of England; Catherine Howard, Queen consort of Henry VIII King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carolly Erickson
ISBN: 9780312596910 031259691X
OCLC Number: 827712384
Description: 291 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Carolly Erickson.

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Amid the turbulent, faction-ridden late reign of the fearsome Henry, eager high-spirited Catherine Howard caught the king's eye - but not before she had been the sensual plaything of at least three  Read more...

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