Mary Boleyn: 'The Great and Infamous Whore'
Sister to Anne Boleyn and seduced by two kings, Mary Boleyn has long been the subject of scandal and myth. Her affair with Henry VIII fuelled the shocking annulment of his marriage to Anne, and Mary is rumoured to have borne his child in secret.
In this, the first full-length biography of Mary Boleyn, Alison Weir explodes much of the mythology that surrounds her subject's notoriety. Her extensive research gives us a new and detailed portrayal, revealing Mary as one of hte most misunderstood figures of the Tudor age.
From the internationally bestselling author of Eleanor of Aquitaine.
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Review: Mary Boleyn: The Mistress of KingsUser Review - Mer - Goodreads
While there is very little on the historical record about the less (in)famous sister of Anne Boleyn, mistress to King Henry VIII, Weir has done a good job not only of piecing together what remains but ... Read full review
Review: Mary Boleyn: The Mistress of KingsUser Review - Kcatty - Goodreads
I have a conflicted relationship with this book. On one hand, I love how Weir has taken another look at Mary, who was always more interesting to me than Anne, simply because Anne's personality ... Read full review