Six Wives Of Henry VIII

Fraser, Antonia

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In this work, Antonia Fraser takes a sympathetic look at the lives of Henry VIII’s wives. Taking each in turn, she portrays them as women of spirit, and looks beyond their tragic ends.

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Antonia Fraser’s bestselling biography of Henry VIII’s six wives; a subject of enduring fascination.

The six wives of Henry VIII – Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anna of Cleves, Katherine Howard and Catherine Parr – have become defined in a popular sense not so much by their lives as by the way these lives ended.

But, as Antonia Fraser conclusively proves, they were rich and feisty characters. They may have been victims of Henry’s obsession with a male heir, but they were not willing victims. On the contrary, they displayed considerable strength and intelligence at a time when their sex supposedly possessed little of either.

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Weight 439 g
Dimensions 128 × 197 × 41 mm
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Cover

Paperback

Pages

589

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

942.0520922 (edition:22)

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General – Trade / Code: K