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Elizabeth Wydeville

Arlene Okerlund

Elizabeth Wydeville

the slandered queen

by Arlene Okerlund

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Tempus in Stroud .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elizabeth, -- consort of Edward IV, King of England, -- 1437?-1492,
  • Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Edward IV, 1461-1483

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementArlene Okerlund.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesRevealing history, England"s forgotten queens
    The Physical Object
    Pagination319 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22627954M
    ISBN 100752433849

    This book is dedicated to: Cynthia P. Soyster, the student and friend who first provoked my passion for Elizabeth Wydeville Elizabeth Van Beek, a teacher who inspires students to study and love history Linda Okerlund, my daughter whose wit and achievements keep me humble/5(3). ELIZABETH WYDEVILLE: The Slandered Queen. Arlene Okerlund; ; Tempus, Stroud, Glos. £ ISBN 9. This is the second biography of Elizabeth in the last few years and will inevitably be compared with David Baldwin’s book, not least because the covers are very similar, and because both are aimed at.

    This is question I've been thinking about lately. Thanks to the success of Philippa Gregory's novel The White Queen, interest in Elizabeth Wydeville has really grown. But, her novel is very sympathetic to Elizabeth and tries to portray her in a good light. Which i guess isn't bad. I've read the novel and it's actually pretty okay. Summary: Elizabeth of York, eldest daughter of Edward IV, and Elizabeth Wydeville, was born February 11, Elizabeth Wydeville, had two sons by her first marriage, and ten children by Edward. Elizabeth and Edward's marriage was unpopular, especially with Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick, and with Cecily Neville, Edward's mother.4/5(1).

    Dec 08,  · Elizabeth was born in , probably at the Woodville (also spelled Wydeville) family home in Grafton. She was the eldest child of Sir Richard Woodville of the landed gentry and Jacquetta, Duchess of elizrosshubbell.comtta was the daughter of Pierre de Luxembourg, Count of St. Pol and she was the widow of John, Duke of Bedford, brother of King Henry V. Jacquetta’s subsequent marriage to a . Elizabeth Woodville (or Wydeville) () is buried with her husband King Edward IV at St George's chapel, Windsor Castle, but she took Sanctuary at Westminster Abbey on two occasions during the Wars of the Roses. Elizabeth Woodville was the eldest daughter of Richard, 1st Earl Rivers.


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The title "Elizabeth Wydeville: The Slandered Queen" tells you immediately the Elizabeth Wydeville book of the author Arlene Naylor Okerlund. She believes Queen Elizabeth Wydeville to have been slandered and this book is her argument against that. She does a fine job doing so.4/5.

Elizabeth Wydeville, Queen consort to Edward IV, has traditionally been portrayed as a scheming opportunist. But was she a cunning vixen or a tragic wife and mother. As this extraordinary biography shows, the first queen to bear the name Elizabeth lived a life of tragedy, love, and loss that no other queen has since endured.

Elizabeth Wydeville, Queen consort to Edward IV, has traditionally been portrayed as a scheming opportunist. But was she a cunning vixen or a tragic wife and mother.

As this extraordinary biography shows, the first queen to bear the name Elizabeth lived a tragedy, love, and loss that no other Price: $ May 16,  · Elizabeth Wydeville: The Slandered Queen (England's Forgotten Queens) [Arlene Okerlund] on elizrosshubbell.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Elizabeth Wydeville, Queen consort to Edward IV, has traditionally been portrayed as a scheming opportunist. But was she a cunning vixen or a tragic wife and mother.

As this extraordinary biography showsCited by: 4. She first encountered Elizabeth Wydeville, the. She is at present researching for a book on Katherine Swynford and John of Gaunt.

Alison Weir’s chief areas of specialism are the Tudor and medieval monarchies. She has researched every English queen from Matilda of Flanders, wife of William the Conqueror, to Elizabeth I, and is committed to 4/5(32). Elizabeth Wydeville, Queen consort to Edward IV, has traditionally been portrayed as a scheming opportunist.

Goodreads members who liked this book also liked: Richard the Third. by Paul Murray Kendall. The relationship between Queen Elizabeth I of England and her cousin, Mary Queen of Scots is a complex one, they Elizabeth Wydeville book united by blood.

Elizabeth Wydeville, an unlikely queen, whom he had chosen in spite of tradition, in spite of advice, perhaps even in spite of himself. Her beauty was legendary but on almost every other level, she was an unacceptable choice for an English queen.”. Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers (c.

– 25 June ), Knight of the Garter, was an English nobleman, courtier, bibliophile and writer. He was the brother of Queen Elizabeth Woodville who married King Edward IV. He was one of the leading members of the Woodville family, which came to prominence during the reign of King Edward elizrosshubbell.com: Richard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers.

Jan 22,  · "Elizabeth Woodville (also spelled Wydeville or Widvile; c. – 8 June ) was Queen consort of England as the spouse of King Edward IV from until his death in Elizabeth was a key figure in the series of dynastic civil wars known as the Wars of the elizrosshubbell.coms: Richard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers.

Book Review: “Elizabeth Wydeville: The Slandered Queen” by Arlene Okerlund. Posted on January 17, by Susan Abernethy. One of the latest trends in history is to examine the lives of medieval women to shed light on and reassess the records with an open mind.

InTempus Publishing began a series of books called England’s Forgotten. Elizabeth Wydeville: The Slandered Queen by Arlene Okerlund: Elizabeth Wydeville, Queen consort to Edward IV, has traditionally been portrayed as a scheming opportunist.

But was she a cunning vixen or a tragic wife and mother?.Elizabeth lived a life of tragedy, love, and loss that no other queen has since endured. This shocking revelation about the survival of one woman through vilification. Sep 16,  · Elizabeth Pashley formerly Woodville aka Lady of Maidstone, Kent.

Born in La Mote, Maidstone, Kent, Englandmap Daughter of Richard (Wydeville) Woodville and Joan (Bittelsgate) Woodville Sister of Joan Maud (Wydeville) Woodville, Richard (Wydeville) Woodville, Margaret (Wydevill) Woodville and Joan (Wydevill) Woodville Wife of John Pashley — married in Brabourne, Kent.

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Elizabeth Wydeville, Queen consort to Edward Iv, has traditionally been portrayed as a scheming opportunist. But was she a cunning vixen or a tragic wife and mother. As this extraordinary biography showsCited by: 1. Jan 01,  · Elizabeth Woodville, or Wydeville, was the wife of King Edward IV of England.

After Edward’s death, popular dislike of her and her court facilitated the usurpation of power by Richard Plantagenet, duke of Gloucester (King Richard III). Apr 24,  · Elizabeth Woodville (–June 7 or 8,and known variously as Lady Grey, Elizabeth Grey, and Elizabeth Wydevill) was the commoner wife of Edward IV, who had a key role in the War of the Roses and in the succession battle between the Plantagenets and Tudors.

Apr 24,  · John Wydeville, son of Richard Wydeville and Elizabeth Lyons was born in He died on September 8, He married Isabel Godard in 9. Isabel Godard, daughter of John DeLyons and Alice De StLiz was born on April 5, She died on November 23, Elizabeth Wydeville was the wife of King Edward IV of elizrosshubbell.com was the mother of King Edward V of elizrosshubbell.com was also the mother of Elizabeth of York, the queen consort of King Henry VII of England.

Elizabeth was born some time around the yearat Grafton Regis, elizrosshubbell.com: Amy Licence’s latest book, Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville: A True Romance, is remarkable in that it is not a fairy tale, it’s not a historical fiction novel.

It is the true story of how Edward IV came to be married to a mere ‘commoner’. Book Descriptions: Elizabeth Wydeville, Queen consort to Edward IV, has traditionally been portrayed as a scheming opportunist.

But was she a cunning vixen or a tragic wife and mother. As this extraordinary biography shows, the first queen to bear the name Elizabeth lived a life of tragedy, love, and loss that no other queen has since endured.

Sep 01,  · The latest biography of Elizabeth Wydeville has little new to say on the events of the controversial queen's life, but is more passionately defensive of her character than previous works. What is new is its extensive detail about the rest of the Wydeville family whose reputations Professor Okerlund is also attempting to redeem.

The book is Author: JL Laynesmith. QUEEN ELIZABETH WOODVILLE or WYDVILLE () Jacquetta of Luxemburg, the fair young widow of the old warlike Duke of Bedford, took for her second spouse his favourite knight, the brave and handsome Sir Richard Woodville, when she came to England in to claim her elizrosshubbell.com time of the birth of her eldest child Elizabeth, the issue of marriage kept secret for fear of parliament.Tag Archives: Elizabeth Wydeville Book Review: Elizabeth of York: The Forgotten Tudor Queen by Amy License.

Posted on March 5, by Susan Abernethy. Because of the TV show “The Tudors” which aired recently, there had been an increased interest in this fascinating dynasty of English kings.

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