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"WEIR'S BOOK OUTSHINES ALL PREVIOUS STUDIES OF HENRY. Beautifully written, exhaustive in its research, it is a gem. . . . She succeeds masterfully in making Henry and his six wives . . . come alive for the reader."
"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER
Henry VIII, renowned for his command of power and celebrated for his intellect, presided over one of the most magnificent-and dangerous-courts in Renaissance Europe. Never before has a detailed, personal biography of this charismatic monarch been set against the cultural, social, and political background of his glittering court. Now Alison Weir, author of the finest royal chronicles of our time, brings to vibrant life the turbulent, complex figure of the King. Packed with colorful description, meticulous in historical detail, rich in pageantry, intrigue, passion, and luxury, Weir brilliantly renders King Henry VIII, his court, and the fascinating men and women who vied for its pleasures and rewards. The result is an absolutely spellbinding read.
Title: Henry VIII: The King and His Court
Categories: Famous Historical People Soft,
Publisher: Ballantine Books: October 2002
ISBN Number: 034543708X
ISBN Number 13: 9780345437082
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Used - Good
Item: 1.10 Item
Seller ID: 301313
Description: Weir,Alison Henry VIII: The King And His Court Edge and corner wear. Creases to cover. Creases to spine. Inscribed. Pages still clean and tight. All U.S. orders shipped with tracking number and e-mail confirmation. All Orders Shipped With Tracking And Delivery Confirmation Numbers.