The Last Wife of Henry VIII
By (author) Carolly Erickson
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Last Wife of Henry VIII by Carolly Erickson
Book DescriptionFrom the bestselling and critically acclaimed author of "The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette "comes a powerful new novel about Catherine Parr, "The Last Wife of Henry VIII." The least known of Henry VIII's six wives was the cleverest of them all. Alluring, witty, and resourceful, she attracted the king's lust and, though much in love with the handsome Thomas Seymour, was thrown into the intrigue-filled snakepit of the royal court. While victims of the king's wrath suffered torture and execution, Catherine withstood the onslaught, even when Henry sought to replace her with wife number seven. She survived her royal husband, and found happiness with Seymour---but it was shadowed by rivalry with the young Princess Elizabeth, whose affection Seymour coveted. Catherine won the contest, but at great cost.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780312374617
Paperback / softback
(213mm x 140mm x 25mm)
Imprint: St Martin's Press
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Carolly Erickson
Spanish Queen, Paperback (October 2014)
When young Catherine of Aragon, proud daughter of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella, is sent to England to marry the weak Prince Arthur, she is unprepared for all that awaits her: early widowhood, the challenge of warfare with the invading Scots, and the ultimately futile attempt to provide the realm with a prince to secure the succession.
Unfaithful Queen, Paperback (August 2013)
Amid the turbulent, faction-ridden late reign of the fearsome Henry, eager high-spirited Catherine Howard caught the king's eye - but not before she had been the sensual plaything of at least three other men. Ignorant of her past, he married her - only to discover, too late, that her heart belonged to his gentleman usher Tom Culpeper.
Favored Queen, Paperback (August 2012)View all books by Carolly Erickson
Born into an ambitious noble family, young Jane Seymour is sent to Court as a Maid of Honour to Catherine of Aragon, Henry VIII's aging queen. She is devoted to her mistress and watches with empathy as the calculating Anne Boleyn contrives to supplant her as queen. Once Anne becomes queen, no one at court is safe...
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Author Biography - Carolly Erickson
Distinguished historian Carolly Erickson is the author of "Rival to the Queen, The Memoirs of Mary Queen of Scots, The First Elizabeth, The Hidden Life of Josephine," and many other prize-winning works of fiction and nonfiction. Her novel "The Tsarina's Daughter" won the "Romantic Times" Reviewer's Choice Award for Best Historical Fiction. She lives in Hawaii.
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