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Fanfare for Elizabeth

Biography & autobiography


by
Edith Sitwell

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 218 pages

File size: 2.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Sitwell’s Fanfare for Elizabeth is a striking account of love, betrayal, and religion as it unfolds in the court of King Henry VIII. Sitwell navigates elegantly through the capricious nature both of Henry’s court, and his love life. The youthful hardships of little Elizabeth are played out against the backdrop of the great drama of Henry’s struggles with the Pope, and his six wives.

Charming in style, Fanfare for Elizabeth ends on a vignette of Elizabeth in her early teens, still oblivious to the grandeur she will ultimately inherit.

Sitwell’s Fanfare for Elizabeth is a striking account of love, betrayal, and religion as it unfolds in the court of King Henry VIII. Sitwell navigates elegantly through the capricious nature both of Henry’s court, and his love life. The youthful hardships of little Elizabeth are played out against the backdrop of the great drama of Henry’s struggles with the Pope, and his six wives.

Charming in style, Fanfare for Elizabeth ends on a vignette of Elizabeth in her early… (more)

Sitwell’s Fanfare for Elizabeth is a striking account of love, betrayal, and religion as it unfolds in the court of King Henry VIII. Sitwell navigates elegantly through the capricious nature both of Henry’s court, and his love life. The youthful hardships of little Elizabeth are played out against the backdrop of the great drama of Henry’s struggles with the Pope, and his six wives.

Charming in style, Fanfare for Elizabeth ends on a vignette of Elizabeth in her early teens, still oblivious to the grandeur she will ultimately inherit.

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