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Lady Jane Grey

Lady Jane Grey

(1962)
A non fiction book by

 
'Should I, who am young, and in my few years, forsake my faith for the love of life? Nay, God forbid!'
Lady Jane Grey, eldest daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Suffolk and great-niece of Henry VIII, was born in 1537 and executed at the age of sixteen and a half by order of Mary Tudor ...
'Hester Chapman's book is utterly magnificent, and I was enthralled by it. She combines an unassailably scholarly mind with the talent of a novelist, so that the characters leap into startling life. The result is far more fascinating than any conventional picture ... Everything is documented, everything is sound, and written in a beautiful, spirited and witty prose.' CHARITY BLACKSTOCK, BOOKS & BOOKMEN
'Excellent... rich in quotations from original sources' THE ECONOMIST
'Fascinating ... full of marvellous historical-domestic details' THE TATLER
'Dramatic ... objective . .. will become the standard work on its subject' THE SUNDAY TIMES

 
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Hardback Editions

October 1985 : UK Hardback
Title: Lady Jane Grey (Panther Books)
Author(s): Hester W Chapman
ISBN: 0-586-06864-3 / 978-0-586-06864-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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February 1974 : UK Hardback
Title: Lady Jane Grey (Shadows of the Crown series)
Author(s): Hester W Chapman
ISBN: 0-85456-639-2 / 978-0-85456-639-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd
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September 1972 : UK Hardback
Title: Lady Jane Grey (New Portway Reprints)
Author(s): Hester W Chapman
ISBN: 0-85594-720-9 / 978-0-85594-720-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: C.Chivers
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Paperback Editions

May 1972 : UK Paperback
Title: Lady Jane Grey
Author(s): Hester W Chapman
ISBN: 0-330-02987-8 / 978-0-330-02987-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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