By Suzannah Lipscomb
This full of life and fascinating booklet will delivery the armchair visitor with a flavor for the colourful time of Henry VIII and Thomas Moore to palaces, castles, theaters, and abbeys to discover the tales in the back of the politically dynamic Tudor era.
writer Suzannah Lipscomb visits greater than fifty ancient websites, from the posh palace at Hampton court docket, the place harmful intrigue used to be rife, to lesser recognized estates comparable to Hever citadel, Anne Boleyn’s formative years domestic, and Tutbury fortress, the place Mary, Queen of Scots, used to be imprisoned.
within the corridors of strength and the courtyards of kingdom homes, we meet the passionate yet tragic Kateryn Parr, Henry VIII’s final spouse, and girl Jane gray, the Nine–Days’ Queen, and we come to appreciate how Sir Walter Raleigh deliberate his journey to the recent World.
A trip via Tudor England reveals the wealthy heritage of the Tudors and paints a brilliant, eye-catching photograph of what it'll were wish to see England via their eyes. it truly is “a really helpful and discriminating consultant for all Tudor lovers” (Hilary Mantel, writer of Wolf Hall).
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A Journey Through Tudor England: Hampton Court Palace and the Tower of London to Stratford-upon-Avon and Thornbury Castle by Suzannah Lipscomb