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Plaidy, Jean

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Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1973

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: As a teenager, Katharine leaves her beloved Spain, land of olive groves and soaring cathedrals, for the drab, rainy island of England. There she is married to the king's eldest son, Arthur, a sickly boy who dies six months after the wedding. Katharine is left a widow who was never truly a wife, lonely in a strange land, with a very bleak future. Her only hope of escape is to marry the king's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2005

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Plaidy, Jean

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Publisher / Publication Date: R. Hale 1975

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Plaidy, Jean

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Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1985

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Plaidy, Jean

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Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1971

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: A fictional account of Catherine de' Medici, the fourteen-year-old reluctant Italian bride to the second son of the King of France, Henry, during the sixteenth-century.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2012

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: A fictional portrait of Mary, Queen of Scots, follows the tragic character from her youth, through her tumultuous adulthood at the center of political intrigue, betrayal, rivalry, and murder, to her execution, ordered by her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I, in a meticulously detailed historical novel.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 1996

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: Bewitching King Henry VIII into making her his bride, the strong-willed and passionate Anne Boleyn becomes the tragically doomed queen who fails to produce a son for the king but whose daughter, Elizabeth, becomes one of the greatest rulers of all time.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2003

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: Ten years after Charles I was deposed and executed, his son, Charles II, regains the throne after many years in exile. Charles is determined not only to restore the monarchy but also to revive a society that has suffered under many years of Puritan rule, when everything from theater to Christmas festivals was illegal. As king, Charles II throws himself into the gaiety of court life, becoming a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2005

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Plaidy, Jean

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2003

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: Richard the Second was losing his hold on the crown and ambitious eyes were turning toward it. Henry of Bolingbroke, son of John of Gaunt, had married the heiress Mary de Bohun and by her had six children, the eldest of whom was Harry of Monmouth. Bolingbroke was exiled by the King but returned to England when Richard confiscated John of Gaunt's estates. Bolingbroke came to claim them—and at...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1982

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: After gaining the throne by his victory at Bosworth, Henry VII attempts to bolster his insecure regime.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1984

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Plaidy, Jean

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fawcett 1963

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: As Henry VIII's only child, the future seemed golden for Princess Mary. She was the daughter of Henry's first queen, Katharine of Aragon, and was heir presumptive to the throne of England. Red-haired like her father, she was also intelligent and deeply religious like her staunchly Catholic mother. But her father's ill-fated love for Anne Boleyn would shatter Mary's life forever. The father who...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2004

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Plaidy, Jean

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2003

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Plaidy, Jean

Summary: Dangerous court intrigue and affairs of the heart collide as renowned novelist Jean Plaidy tells the story of Katherine Parr, the last of Henry VIII’s six queens.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2005

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Plaidy, Jean

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Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2004

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