Summary: When young Edward VI of England and a poor boy who resembles him exchange places, each learns something about the other's very different station in life.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1994
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD TWA
Summary: An abridged version of the Mark Twain classic in which young Edward VI of England and a poor boy who resembles him exchange places and each learns something about the other's very different station in life.
Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2007
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC TWA
Summary: When Joe gets a chance to prove himself as coach and discovers that it is not as easy as it seems, Wishbone is reminded of the tale in which a poor boy trades places with the crown prince of England, each one believing that the other has the easier life.
Publisher / Publication Date: Big Red Chair Books 1997
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC LEA
Summary: Two identical-looking boys--a prince and a pauper--trade clothes and step into each other's lives. While the urchin, Tom Canty, discovers luxury and power, Prince Edward, dressed in rags, roams his kingdom and experiences the cruelties inflicted on the poor by the Tudor monarchy.
Publisher / Publication Date: Modern Library 2003
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC TWA
Summary: When chance brings Edward Tudor and Tom Canty together, they decide for fun to switch clothes and places. Exchanging their roles as heir to the throne of England and as a pauper's son, they learn how the other half really lives.
Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1997
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC TWA
Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR
Summary: Chronicles the personal lives of the four heirs of King Henry VIII, nine-year old Prince Edward; Lady Mary, the adult daughter of Henry's first wife; Lady Elizabeth, the teenaged daughter of Anne Boleyn; and Lady Jane Grey, the English king's great-niece--all of whom eventually took the throne if only for a brief time.
Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2008
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 WEI
Summary: A young woman caught in the rivalry between Queen Mary and her half sister, Elizabeth, must find her true destiny amid treason, poisonous rivalries, loss of faith, and unrequited love. It is winter, 1553. Pursued by the Inquisition, Hannah Green, a fourteen-year-old Jewish girl, is forced to flee Spain with her father. But Hannah is no ordinary refugee. Her gift of "Sight," the ability to...
Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2004
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRE
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gregory 2004
Summary: Hoping to revive his distressed family fortune, the Baron of Stone arranges the engagment of his twelve-year-old daughter, Eliza Rose Camperdowne, to the son of the Earl of Westmoreland.
Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC WOR
Summary: The development of the arts in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern era is an astonishing record of cultural achievement, from the breathtaking architecture of Gothic cathedrals to the daring visual experiments of the Cubist painters. We all have our favorite artists, periods, or styles from this immensely rich tradition, but how many of us truly know the full sweep of European art? How...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 HIS
Call number: DVD 709 HIS
Summary: Henry, now forty-five, marries Jane Seymour. Jane helps to reconcile Mary with her father, but only after Mary signs a paper admitting that she is illegitimate. Jane gives birth to a son, but dies shortly thereafter. Devastated by Jane's death, Henry locks himself away, drawing fantasy palaces, with caustic court jester Will Sommers as his sole companion. Henry then marries Anne of Cleves, a...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime Entertainment 2009
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Summary: A tale of the Wars of the Roses follows Elizabeth Woodville, who ascends to royalty and fights for the well-being of her family, including two sons whose imprisonment in the Tower of London precedes a devastating unsolved mystery.
Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone/Simon & Schuster 2010