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The first queen of England

the myth of "Bloody Mary"

by Linda Porter

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mary -- I, -- Queen of England, -- 1516-1558.,
  • Queens -- England -- Biography.,
  • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Mary I, 1553-1558.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLinda Porter.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA347 .P65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18895969M
    ISBN 100312368372
    ISBN 109780312368371
    LC Control Number2008013396

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