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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MizPurplest - LibraryThing
I liked this and found it very interesting, but not enthralling. It was a good book to help recover from The Other Boleyn Girl, but I don't think it could have hooked me on its own. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Pattymclpn - LibraryThing
Alison Weir attempts to present the facts and then gives us the probable conclusions as to what really happened. She is not afraid to bring up differing points of view and lists the source where it ... Read full review