Henry VIII: The King and His Court (Ballantine Reader's Circle)

By: Weir, Alison

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Second printing. Top corner of last few pages faintly dog-eared. 2002 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 632 pp. Henry VIII, renowned for his command of power and celebrated for his intellect, presided over one of the most magnificent–and dangerous–courts in Renaissance Europe. Never before has a detailed, personal biography of this charismatic monarch been set against the cultural, social, and political background of his glittering court. Now Alison Weir, author of the finest royal chronicles of our time, brings to vibrant life the turbulent, complex figure of the King. Packed with colorful description, meticulous in historical detail, rich in pageantry, intrigue, passion, and luxury, Weir brilliantly renders King Henry VIII, his court, and the fascinating men and women who vied for its pleasures and rewards. The result is an absolutely spellbinding read.

Title: Henry VIII: The King and His Court (Ballantine Reader's Circle)

Author: Weir, Alison

Categories: British, Political,

Edition: 2nd Printing

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2002

ISBN Number: 034543708X

ISBN Number 13: 9780345437082

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2285141

Keywords: BIOGRAPHY HISTORY EUROPE EUROPEAN BRITISH ENGLAND GREAT BRITAIN KING HENRY VIII,