Book Reviews

September 2017 Book News

The Life of Henrietta Anne: Daughter of Charles I Hardcover – 30 September 2017 (UK) & 2 January 2018 (US) Henrietta Anne Stuart, youngest child of Charles I and Henrietta Maria, was born in June 1644 in the besieged city of Exeter at the very height of the English Civil War. The hostilities had separated [read more]

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Louisa Maria Stuart – The Princess over the Water

Louisa Maria Stuart was born on 28 June 1692 as the daughter of the exiled King James II and Mary of Modena at the Château of Saint-Germain-en-Laye. James greeted her words with the infamous words, “See what God has given us to be our consolation in exile.” Her godfather was Louis XIV, and she received the name Louisa [read more]