Book categories: Biographies, Youth, Later Life, Writings, Men, Pirates, Espionage, Court, Reign, Politics & Government, Image, Era, Fiction, Mary, Queen of Scots, Children's Books, Movies & Documentaries The Life of Elizabeth I by Alison Weir.
Against a lavish backdrop of pageantry and passion, Weir dispels the myths surrounding Elizabeth I and examines the contradictions of her character.
But Seymour's flirtation with Elizabeth created a scandal that was dangerous for them both. Only after she reached age 50 did Queen Elizabeth I begin to wield real power in her own right.
Books by Alison Plowden The Young Elizabeth by Alison Plowden. The child of a doomed mother, disinherited and imprisoned, she knew the eyes of the world were on her. This biography reveals the woman behind the polished veneer: wracked by insecurity, often too anxious to sleep alone, confronting war, economic crisis, and conspiracy.
Both feature a lion and a unicorn on either side of the shield, topped by a coronet and a second, smaller lion.
Heart and Stomach of a King: Elizabeth I - the Wiles of the Virgin Queen by English Heritage.A short book that draws on anecdotes, quotations, and snippets of historical fact to highlight the wit, wisdom, and statesmanship of the queen. This volume contains nearly all of the writings of Queen Elizabeth I: the clumsy letters of childhood, the early speeches of a fledgling queen, and the prayers and poetry of the monarch's later years. Writings of Elizabeth I reproduced with the original spelling and punctuation.Books About Elizabeth & Mary, Queen of Scots Elizabeth I: Collected Works by Elizabeth, edited by Leah S. Elizabeth I: Autograph Compositions and Foreign Language Originals by Elizabeth I, edited by Janel M. Elizabeth I: Translations, 1544-1589 edited by Janel Mueller and Joshua Scodel.A collection of prayers and other religious works translated into English by the daughters of King Henry VIII.A Monarchy of Letters: Royal Correspondence and English Diplomacy in the Reign of Elizabeth I by Rayne Allinson.
Elizabeth I and Her World by Susan Watkins, photos by Mark Fiennes.