Queen Of This Realm

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Harper Collins, May 1, 2012 - Fiction - 720 pages
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Britain’s greatest queen, Elizabeth I, was also the bewildered, motherless child of an all-powerful father; a captive in the Tower of London; a shrewd politician; a brilliant scholar; a lover of the arts; and, eventually, an icon. In this unforgettable fictional memoir, Elizabeth recounts the emotional turmoil of her life: the loneliness of power; the heartbreak of her lifelong love affair with Robert Dudley; and the terrible guilt of ordering the execution of her cousin, Mary, Queen of Scots.

 

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Contents

The Passing of a King
A Man of Much Wit and Very Little Judgment
Through the Traitors Gate
The Dangerous Days
Vivat Regina
The Mystery of Cumnor Place
The Earl of Leicester
The Ridolfi Plot
Fotheringhay
The Great Victory and the Great Tragedy
The Rise of Essex
The Traitor
The End Draws Near
Bibliography
About the Author
Credits

Massacre
Kenilworth
The Clandestine Marriage
Father Parsons Green Coat
Copyright
About the Publisher
Copyright

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One of the pre-eminent authors of historical fiction for most of the twentieth century, Jean Plaidy is the pen name of the prolific English author Eleanor Hibbert; she also wrote under the name Victoria Holt. By the time of her death in 1993, the novels of Jean Plaidy had sold more than fourteen million copies worldwide.

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