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Winthrop, Elizabeth (Fones) 1610-

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Works: 3 works in 9 publications in 3 languages and 75 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History 
Classifications: PS3537.E787, [FIC]
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Publications about Elizabeth (Fones) Winthrop
Most widely held works about Elizabeth (Fones) Winthrop
    The Winthrop woman by Anya Seton( Book )
    7 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in English and Swedish and held by 73 libraries worldwide
    This fictional account of Elizabeth Fones set against the background of Puritan New England tells of the problems of her three marriages--first, to Henry Winthrop, son of John Winthrop, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony; second to Robert Feake; and third to William Hallet. Through her marriages and her countless rebellions against bigotry, Elizabeth lived life with a gusto at odds with her heritage and surroundings
    Zu den Höhen des Glücks : Liebe und Leben einer ungewöhnlichen Frau ; Roman by Anya Seton( Book )
    1 edition published in 1958 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
    The Winthrop woman by Anya Seton( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Born in 1610 into a well connected Suffolk family, Bess was frequently in conflict with her Puritan uncle John, the head of the family, but when he sails as governor to a new colony in America in 1631, she has to join him, as by then she is widowed with a baby to support. Conflicts and hardships increase, but Bess fights her way through to freedom and security at last
 
Languages
English (7)
German (1)
Swedish (1)
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