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Welcome dinner in the Dining Hall at Hever Castle, once the great hall of the Boleyns: Gloriana (2012) and the Six Wives of Henry VIII (2013).

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Elizabeth of York: a Tudor of rare talent and one of England’s best queens | History Extra

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My apologies. This board is supposed to go along with the Alison Weir book but I absolutely could not resist pinning this! LOL

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When someone talks shit about my otp

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Although throughout her reign Queen Elizabeth I never spoke publicly of her mother, the treasonous; and beheaded second wife of Henry VIII, upon Elizabeth's death in 1603, this ring was removed from her finger. Within its secret compartment are two miniature enamel portraits, one of Elizabeth, the other, of a woman many believe to be Anne.

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The Children of Henry VIII-At his death in 1547, King Henry VIII left four heirs to the English throne: his only son, the nine-year-old Prince Edward; the Lady Mary, the adult daughter of his first wife Katherine of Aragon; the Lady Elizabeth, the teenage daughter of his second wife Anne Boleyn; and his young great-niece, the Lady Jane Grey. In this riveting account Alison Weir paints a unique portrait of these extraordinary rulers, examining their intricate relationships to each other and…

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