In Bed with the Tudors: The Sex Lives of a Dynasty from Elizabeth of York to Elizabeth I

In Bed with the Tudors: The Sex Lives of a Dynasty from Elizabeth of York to Elizabeth I

by Amy Licence

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ISBN-13: 9781445614755
Publisher: Amberley Publishing
Publication date: 04/19/2014
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 290,672
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Amy Licence has been a teacher for over a decade. She has an MA in Medieval and Tudor Studies and has published several scholarly articles on the Tudor dynasty and Richard III. Including In Bed With the Tudors ('A fascinating book examining the sex lives of the Tudors in unprecedented detail' THE DAILY EXPRESS) and Cecily Neville ('This insight is so rare and so valuable’ PHILIPPA GREGORY). Amy has written for THE GUARDIAN, TLS, BBC HISTORY MAGAZINE & appeared on BBC radio & television. She lives in Canterbury with her husband & three children.

Table of Contents

Introduction 7

1 Elizabeth of York & Arthur, 1485-1486 13

2 Elizabeth of York & the Future Henry VIII, 1487-1503 38

3 Catherine of Aragon & Henry, Prince of Wales, 1501-1510 63

4 Catherine of Aragon & Mary, 1511-1518 88

5 Elizabeth Blount & Mary Boleyn, 1518-1526 107

6 Anne Boleyn & Elizabeth, 1526-1536 131

7 Jane Seymour & Edward, 1536-1537 157

8 Anne of Cleves & Catherine Howard, 1537-1542 168

9 Catherine Parr, 1543-1548 193

10 Henry's Legacy, 1534-1553 203

11 Mary & Elizabeth, 1553-1603 215

Notes 232

Bibliography 241

List of Illustrations 247

Index 248

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