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Product Description: For a King renowned for his love life, Henry VIII has traditionally been depicted as something of a prude, but the story may have been different for the women who shared his bed. How did they take the leap from courtier to lover – perhaps even to wife? What was Henry really like as a lover?Henry’s women were uniquely placed to experience the tension between his chivalric ideals and the lusts of the handsome, tall, athletic king; his first marriage, to Catherine of Aragon, was on one level a fairytale romance, but his affairs with Anne Stafford, Elizabeth Carew and Jane Popincourt undermined it early on...read more

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9781445633671 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, October 19, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: For a King renowned for his love life, Henry VIII has traditionally been depicted as something of a prude, but the story may have been different for the women who shared his bed.

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9781445660394 | Reprint edition (Amberley Pub Plc, January 31, 2017), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: For a King renowned for his love life, Henry VIII has traditionally been depicted as something of a prude, but the story may have been different for the women who shared his bed.

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Product Description: Sisters Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf have long been celebrated for their central roles in the development of modernism in art and literature. Vanessa’s experimental work places her at the vanguard of early twentieth-century art, as does her role in helping introduce many key names – Cézanne, Matisse, Picasso – to an unsuspecting public in 1910...read more

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9781445645759, titled "Living in Squares, Loving in Triangles: The lives and loves of Viginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury Group" | Amberley Pub Plc, July 19, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The lives of the sisters Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf have long been celebrated for their central roles in the development of modernism in art and literature.

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9781445660080, titled "Living in Squares, Loving in Triangles: The Lives and Loves of Viginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury Group" | Amberley Pub Plc, August 31, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Sisters Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf have long been celebrated for their central roles in the development of modernism in art and literature.

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Product Description: The Wars of the Roses were not just fought by men on the battlefield. There were daughters, wives, mistresses, mothers and queens whose lives and influences helped shape the most dramatic of English conflicts. This book traces the women's stories on the Lancastrian side, from the children of Blanche, wife of John of Gaunt, through the turbulent 15th century to the advent of Margaret Beaufort’s son in 1509, and establishment of the Tudor dynasty...read more

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9780750964005 | History Pr Ltd, June 1, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The Wars of the Roses were not just fought by men on the battlefield.

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Product Description: When the tall, athletic Edward of York seized the English throne in 1461, he could have chosen any bride he wanted. With his dazzling good looks and royal lineage, the nineteen-year-old quickly got a reputation for womanising, and few were able to resist his charm and promises...read more

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9781445636788 | Amberley Pub Plc, January 19, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: When the tall, athletic Edward of York seized the English throne in 1461, he could have chosen any bride he wanted.

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Product Description: Babies are born every day, but only once or twice in a lifetime a child arrives who will inherit the throne. In the summer of 2013, the nation watched as Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, became a new mother, giving birth to Prince George, our future monarch...read more

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9781445646497, titled "25 Royal Babies That Changed the World: A History, 1066 to the Present" | Amberley Pub Plc, July 19, 2015, cover price $14.50 | About this edition: Babies are born every day, but only once or twice in a lifetime a child arrives who will inherit the throne.

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Product Description: As Tudors go, Elizabeth of York is relatively unknown. Yet she was the mother of the dynasty, with her children becoming King of England (Henry VIII) and Queens of Scotland (Margaret) and France (Mary Rose) and her direct descendants included three Tudor monarchs, two executed queens and, ultimately, the Stuart royal family...read more

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9781445633145 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, June 19, 2014, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: As Tudors go, Elizabeth of York is relatively unknown.

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Product Description: Known to be proud, regal and beautiful, Cecily Neville was born in the year of the great English victory at Agincourt and survived long enough to witness the arrival of the future Henry VIII, her great-grandson. Her life spanned most of the fifteenth century...read more

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9781445621234 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, August 19, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Known to be proud, regal and beautiful, Cecily Neville was born in the year of the great English victory at Agincourt and survived long enough to witness the arrival of the future Henry VIII, her great-grandson.

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9781445644806 | Amberley Pub Plc, August 1, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Known to be proud, regal and beautiful, Cecily Neville was born in the year of the great English victory at Agincourt and survived long enough to witness the arrival of the future Henry VIII, her great-grandson.

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Product Description: Following the dramatic announcement that Richard III's body had been discovered, past controversies have been matched by fresh disputes. Why is Richard III England's most controversial king? The question of his reburial has provoked national debate and protest, taking levels of interest in the medieval king to an unprecedented level...read more

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9781445621753 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, October 9, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Following the dramatic announcement that Richard III's body had been discovered, past controversies have been matched by fresh disputes.

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Product Description: Learn what went on behind closed doors in the Tudor court. Illegitimate children, adulterous queens, impotent kings, and a whole dynasty resting on their shoulders. Sex and childbirth were quite literally a matter of life or death for the Tudors - Elizabeth of York died in childbirth, two of Henry VIII's queens were beheaded for infidelity, and Elizabeth I's elective virginity signalled the demise of a dynasty...read more

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9781445614755 | Reprint edition (Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, March 30, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Learn what went on behind closed doors in the Tudor court.

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Product Description: Shakespeare's enduring image of Richard III's queen is one of bitterness and sorrow. Anne curses the killer of her husband and father, before succumbing to his marriage proposal, bringing to herself a terrible legacy of grief and suffering an untimely death...read more

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9781445611532 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, February 28, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Shakespeare's enduring image of Richard III's queen is one of bitterness and sorrow.

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9781445633121 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, August 19, 2014, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Shakespeare's enduring image of Richard III's queen is one of bitterness and sorrow.

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Product Description: • The only up-to-date biography available.• The Tudors have never been so popular – HILARY MANTEL'S new novel about the downfall of Henry's second wife Anne Boleyn, Bring Up the Bodies, is publishing in 19 May 2012 and will increase interest in the life of Henry VIII once more...read more

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9781445609614 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, September 30, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: • The only up-to-date biography available.

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Product Description: Babies are born every day, but only once or twice in a lifetime, a child arrives who will inherit the throne. This summer, the nation will be watching as Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, delivers our future monarch. There will be predictions, expectations and a flurry of media attention around the new parents but apart from the flashing cameras and internet headlines, this is nothing new...read more

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9781445617626 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, November 30, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Babies are born every day, but only once or twice in a lifetime, a child arrives who will inherit the throne.

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Product Description: Learn what went on behind closed doors in the Tudor court. Illegitimate children, adulterous queens, impotent kings, and a whole dynasty resting on their shoulders. Sex and childbirth were quite literally a matter of life or death for the Tudors - Elizabeth of York died in childbirth, two of Henry VIII's queens were beheaded for infidelity, and Elizabeth I's elective virginity signalled the demise of a dynasty...read more

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9781445606934 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, August 19, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Learn what went on behind closed doors in the Tudor court.

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