The Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth I and II

The Life and Times of Queen Elizabeth I and II

by Elizabeth Jenkins, Pearson Phillips, Karen Archer, Nanette Newman
     
 

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A revealing study of the Queen and her court—their daily lives, concerns, topics of conversation, meals, living condition, travels, successes and failures—that places them firmly within the historical context of 16th century Britain. "...gives us the most intimate portrait...An outstanding and fascinating book."—Punch.  See more details below

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A revealing study of the Queen and her court—their daily lives, concerns, topics of conversation, meals, living condition, travels, successes and failures—that places them firmly within the historical context of 16th century Britain. "...gives us the most intimate portrait...An outstanding and fascinating book."—Punch.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789626342459
Publisher:
Naxos Audiobooks
Publication date:
02/01/2002
Product dimensions:
5.84(w) x 5.12(h) x 1.98(d)

Meet the Author

Karen Archer has worked for the Royal Shakespeare Company in "Nicholas Nickleby" and as Mrs. Erlynne in "Lady Windermere's Fan", as well as across the country in plays such as "Ghosts", "She Stoops to Conquer" and "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?". Her television appearances include "The Chief", "Ruth Rendell Mysteries", "Casualty" and "Chancer" and she has been seen in the films "The Secret Garden" and "Forever Young".

Nanette Newman combines a successful career as an actress in films and on television with an established reputation as an author of best-selling children's and cookery books. Her principal films include her award-winning performance in "The Raging Moon" as well as "Stepford Wives", "International Velvet", "The Whisperers" and "Of Human Bondage". She has written over 30 childrens books to date, and six cookery books, one of which won her Cookbook of the Year. Nanette is married to the author and film director Bryan Forbes, and they have two daughters.

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