The courtships of Queen Elizabeth a history of the various negotiations for her marriage by Martin Andrew Sharp Hume

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Statementby Martin Hume
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Paginationviii, 404 p.
Number of Pages404
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The confessions of Parry and Ashley with regard to Elizabeth’s conduct, and their own, are bad enough; but they probably kept back far more than they told, for on Elizabeth’s succession, and for the rest of their lives, they were treated with marked 11 favour: Parry was knighted and made Treasurer of the Household, and on Mrs.

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A recurring theme in the book is the Ladies of the Bedchamber's role in controlling the physical representation of the Queen, and their preserving the secrets of her body along with their political implications, both during Elizabeth's life-time and after, to build and preserve the cult of Gloriana, the powerful Virgin Queen.

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In she decided to leave the BBC to go freelance. Her first book, ‘The Young Elizabeth’ (), was followed by ‘Danger to Elizabeth’ (), ‘Marriage With My Kingdom’ (), about Elizabeth's courtships, and ‘Elizabeth Regina’ (), which presented the Queen at the height of her powers.

Book Description. Monarchy and Matrimony is the first comprehensive study of Elizabeth I's courtships. Susan Doran argues that the cult of the `Virgin Queen' was invented by her ministers, and that Elizabeth was forced into celibacy by political necessity.

12s. 6d.)—Major Hume has added two new chapters to the revised edition of his entertaining and valuable work on Queen Elizabeth's courtships, which make a notable addition to the materials of the historian. It was complained by readers of the original edition, which was published eight years ago, that Major Hume had omitted to deal with the.

Elizabeth I (7 September – 24 March ) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November until her death on 24 March Sometimes called the Virgin Queen, Gloriana or Good Queen Bess, Elizabeth was the last of the five monarchs of the House of Tudor.

Elizabeth was the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, his second wife, who was executed two-and-a-half years after Predecessors: Mary I and Philip.

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It is a guide to the nation's year obsession with the Virgin : Guardian Staff. The men who would be king: the courtships of Queen Elizabeth I William Morrow. Pub. Date [] Edition. 1st U.S. Language. English. Choose a Format. Book Show Edition. Available from another library.

Quick Copy View. About The Life of Elizabeth I. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Perhaps the most influential sovereign England has ever known, Queen Elizabeth I remained an extremely private person throughout her reign, keeping her own counsel and sharing secrets with no one–not even her closest, most trusted advisers.

Those three decades – the gap between Starkey and Guy – are the subject of Susan Doran’s Monarchy and Matrimony: Courtships of Elizabeth I (Routledge, ). Scholars once saw an uneasy division between Elizabeth’s private and public lives: a century ago Martin Hume deplored reader interest in her “non-political philanderings”.

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About this Item: Book Club Associates, London England, Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Book Club Associates. Hardback. The one thing everyone knows about the first Queen Elizabeth I is that, although she remained 'the best match in her parish' for more than twenty years, she consistently refused to marry and indeed lost no opportunity of proclaiming her.

"It occurred to few of them [Elizabeth's male contemporaries]," wrote British historian Paul Johnson, "that an intellectual like Elizabeth, of imperious temper and fixed opinions, might not be prepared, under any (11)circumstances, to accept the subordinate role that sixteenth-century .Marriage with My Kingdom: The Courtships of Queen Elizabeth I by Alison Plowden.

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Elizabeth simply could not marry Dudley, perhaps the only man she truly loved, due to the gossip surrounding the death of his first wife Amy Robsart Dudley.

Gossip is relevant if people believe it (and it is the nature of humans to believe it). Elizabeth's courtships, flirting, etc. is also of the greatest historical by:

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