Absolute and Sovereign Mistress of Her Grace? Queen Elizabeth I and Her Favourites, 1581-1592 Chapter uri icon



  • And why did monarchs increasingly choose to rule without favourites as the seventeenth century drew to a close? This book provides many new insights into the intriguing role of the favourite in Early Modern Europe.

publication date

  • January 1, 1999

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book title

  • The World of the Favourite

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International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9780300076448

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start page

  • 38

end page

  • 53