Elizabeth and Essex

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Read Books, Nov 1, 2008 - Biography & Autobiography - 312 pages
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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User Review  - Ganeshaka - LibraryThing

It would be amusing to put Lytton Strachey and Sir Francis Bacon in a box - like, say, a camel spider and a scorpion - to watch how they would fight. Lytton’s lashing stinger vs. Francis’s ... Read full review

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User Review  - marieburton2004 - LibraryThing

This was shorter and an easy read. It doesn't go into specific details incessantly about the time period but it is a good overview of the downfall of Robert Deveraux. I do recommend it to anyone interested in Elizabeth's character in her later years. Read full review

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Lytton Strachey (1880-1932), among the most famous writers of his time, was

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