Anne Boleyn: In Her Own Words & the Words of Those Who Knew by Elizabeth Norton

By Elizabeth Norton

the entire letters, dispatches and chronicles that inform the true tale of Anne Boleyn. Anne Boleyn, the second one spouse of Henry VIII, triggered remark anyplace she went. in the course of the chronicles, letters and dispatches written by means of either Anne and her contemporaries, it's attainable to determine her existence and techniques as she struggled to turn into queen of britain, eventually finishing her existence at the scaffold. simply during the unique resources is it actually attainable to judge the genuine Anne. George Wyatt's lifetime of Queen Anne supplied the 1st specific account of the queen, according to the testimony of these that knew her. The poems of Anne's meant lover, Thomas Wyatt, in addition to debts akin to Cavendish's lifetime of Wolsey additionally supply info of her existence, as do the antagonistic dispatches of the Imperial Ambassador, Eustace Chapuys and the later works of the slanderous Nicholas Slander and Nicholas Harpsfield. Henry VIII's love letters and plenty of of Anne's personal letters live on, supplying an perception into the affection affair that modified England eternally. The reviews on Anne's behavior within the Tower of London express the queen's surprise and melancholy while she realised that she used to be to die. amassed jointly for the 1st time, those and different assets give the opportunity to view the true Anne Boleyn via her personal phrases and people of her contemporaries.

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