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The lost heirs of Henry VIII: Alison Weir on Katherine of Aragon’s failed pregnancies | History Extra

from Mail Online

Anne Boleyn's portrait turns up on eBay

Alison Weir believes that a 19th-century engraving on an internet shopping site could be a 'lost' 16th-century portrait of Anne Boleyn, Queen of England (above)

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Welcome dinner in the Dining Hall at Hever Castle, once the great hall of the Boleyns: Gloriana (2012) and the Six Wives of Henry VIII (2013).

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from Telegraph.co.uk

Prince Harry meets his old matron in New Zealand

Prince Harry. One of the very few cute male gingers.

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Henry VIII's Psalter. Few of the treasures in the British Library evoke such a powerful reaction from visitors as the private prayer book of King Henry VIII. This Latin Psalter was one of Henry’s most cherished possessions, a book he pored over and annotated throughout. His marginal notes, which can be clearly read, give us an unrivalled insight into the private thoughts and spiritual concerns of the king.

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The Children of Henry VIII-At his death in 1547, King Henry VIII left four heirs to the English throne: his only son, the nine-year-old Prince Edward; the Lady Mary, the adult daughter of his first wife Katherine of Aragon; the Lady Elizabeth, the teenage daughter of his second wife Anne Boleyn; and his young great-niece, the Lady Jane Grey. In this riveting account Alison Weir paints a unique portrait of these extraordinary rulers, examining their intricate relationships to each other and…

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