Title Elizabeth Captive Princess: A Novel
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher Allison & Busby 1999
0749003898 / 9780749003890
Seller ID ALIBRIS.0006628
0749003898 Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Good, light wear to cover, clean text. Support Pacific Northwest Independent Booksellers! Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 320 p. Audience: General/trade.
In this, the second of Margaret Irwin??'s great trilogy about the life of ???Good Queen Bess???, Elizabeth I, the imperious, high spirited heroine of Young Bess finds herself the prey of her sister Mary??'s jealous suspicions.The death of her young brother, Edward IV; the accession of Bloody Mary; the execution of Lady Jane Grey; her own imprisonment in the Tower of London; and the arrival of Philip of Spain to marry Queen Mary provide the powerful background to Irwin??'s masterful novel as Elizabeth strives to achieve her ambition, the Crown of England.