Henry: Virtuous Prince, Volume 1

Front Cover
HarperPress, Jan 1, 2008 - Great Britain - 413 pages
21 Reviews
The first instalment of the highly anticipated biography of Henry VIII, written by one of the UK's most popular, established and exciting historians. Published to coincide with the 500th anniversary of Henry's accession to the throne, 'Henry: Virtuous Prince' is a radical re-evaluation of the monarchy's most enduring icon.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4
4 stars
1
3 stars
12
2 stars
4
1 star
0

Review: Henry: Virtuous Prince

User Review  - Wordeater - Goodreads

Being one of the more recent Henry VIII biographies, and being specifically about Henry's youth, this was a popular choice when widespread interest became fuelled by 'that' TV series with Jonathan ... Read full review

Review: Henry: Virtuous Prince

User Review  - CS Burrough - Goodreads

Being one of the more recent Henry VIII biographies, and being specifically about Henry's youth, this was a popular choice when widespread interest became fuelled by 'that' TV series with Jonathan ... Read full review

About the author (2008)

David Starkey is the Bye Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, and winner of the W. H. Smith Prize and the Norton Medlicott Medal for Services to History presented by Britain's Historical Association. He is best known for writing and presenting the groundbreaking and hugely popular series "Elizabeth" and "The Six Wives of Henry VIII". He lives in London.

Bibliographic information