Elizabeth I was one of the great personalities of all time, Elizabethan England a scintillating cultural era, with an enduring legacy in literature, architecture and sheer style.
In this book, newly available in paperback, Susan Watkins takes us to the heart of one of history's most abiding love stories: the extraordinary tale of how Elizabeth set out capture the hearts of her people.
Throughout, the inspired special photography of Mark Fiennes, together with portraits and paintings, tapestries and personal objects of the period, gives the perfect visual expression of this evolving love affair of a nation.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 208 pages, 157 illustrations, 154 in colour
- Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Publication Date: 23/07/2007
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780500286951