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Mary Boleyn

the mistress of kings

by Alison Weir

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kings and rulers,
  • History,
  • Paramours,
  • Biography,
  • Relations with women

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlison Weir
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA335.B66 W54 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24918593M
    ISBN 109780345521330, 9780345521354
    LC Control Number2011029091


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She may secretly have borne Henry a child and it was because of his adultery with Mary that his marriage to Anne was annulled. * It is not hard to see how this tangled web of /5(35). NATIONAL BESTSELLER - NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE New York Times bestselling author and noted British historian Alison Weir gives us the first full-scale, in-depth biography of Mary Boleyn, sister to Queen Anne as well as mistress to Anne's husband, Henry VIII--and one of the most misunderstood figures of the Tudor age.4/5().

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After a slow start with too much turgid detail about Mary's family history the book becomes an eye-opening account of Mary Boleyn's life and dismisses many false beliefs about her reputation and gives a different slant on the turbulent Tudor period.

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Mary Boleyn (c) was no less fascinating than her ill-fated queen consort sister Anne. In fact, her own claims to fame are numerous: She was not only an influential member of King Henry.

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Her younger sister was Anne Boleyn, second wife of Henry VIII and Queen consort of England. Mary's brother was a well-known member of Henry VIII's court, who was evangelical in his religious beliefs and who, like his. Posted By Claire on J As I’ve said many times before, Mary Boleyn is a bit of a mystery.

The late historian and Anne Boleyn expert Eric Ives once said to me that what we know about Mary Boleyn could be “written on a postcard with room to spare”, the rest is supposition. We don’t know when she was born, what she looked like, when she slept with King Henry VIII and for how.

This book details the historical evidence we have about Mary Boleyn’s childhood, her relationships with Francis I of France and Henry VIII of England, her two marriages and her children.

I quickly felt sorry for Mary. She was the more impulsive sister and paid for it. Mary Boleyn was the mistress of two kings, Francois I of France and Henry VIII of England, and sister to Anne Boleyn, Henry VIII’s second wife.

In this astonishing and riveting biography, Alison Weir’s extensive research gives a new and detailed portrayal, in which she recounts that, contrary to popular belief, Mary was entirely undeserving.

His heir, Thomas Boleyn of Salle, was buried there beside him inwhen the family wealth and estates passed to Geoffrey's second son, William Boleyn, Mary's. Mary and William marry inand in secret, and Anne Boleyn, Mary's sister, doesn't discover it until a year later, when Mary discovers that she is pregnant for the third time with her daughter, also called Anne.

Stafford's marriage is mentioned in Wolf Hall, where Mary Boleyn is a prominent character. He appears briefly during a scene set Died: 5 MayGeneva, Switzerland. 'Mary Boleyn’ by Alison Weir (Jonathan Cape, RRP £20) is available from Telegraph Books at £18 + £ p&p. To order your copy, please call or visit Books.

Anne Boleyn (/ ˈ b ʊ l ɪ n, b ʊ ˈ l ɪ n /; c. – 19 May ) was Queen of England from to as the second wife of King Henry marriage, and her execution for treason and other charges by beheading, made her a key figure in the political and religious upheaval that marked the start of the English was the daughter of Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Burial: 19 MayChurch of St Peter ad Vincula.

Mary Boleyn catches the eye of Henry VIII when she comes to court as a girl of fourteen. Dazzled by the golden prince, Mary’s joy is cut short when she discovers that she is a pawn in the dynastic plots of her family.

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