Sir Walter Raleigh: In Life & Legend by Mark Nicholls and Penry Williams.New biography of one of the key figures in British history.The Men Who Would Be King: Suitors to Queen Elizabeth I by Josephine Ross.Sought after by some of the most powerful men in Europe, Elizabeth played one suitor against another, exploiting her situation for England's profit and her pleasure.A Monarchy of Letters: Royal Correspondence and English Diplomacy in the Reign of Elizabeth I by Rayne Allinson.Queen Elizabeth I sent more letters to distant kingdoms than any English monarch had before.
How Robert Dudley and William Cecil competed for the favor of Elizabeth I by laying out extravagant gardens at their palaces.
Books About Elizabeth & Mary, Queen of Scots Elizabeth I: Collected Works by Elizabeth, edited by Leah S. Elizabeth I: Autograph Compositions and Foreign Language Originals by Elizabeth I, edited by Janel M. Elizabeth I: Translations, 1544-1589 edited by Janel Mueller and Joshua Scodel.
The first complete collection of Elizabeth's translations from and into Latin, French, and Italian.
The second book in Plowden's four-volume biography of the queen. This third book in Plowden's series focuses on the courtships of Elizabeth I. Provides a detailed history of Elizabeth's final illness and death, and shows how her subjects responded to their loss. Queen Elizabeth I's inner circle and the human relationships at the heart of her personal and political life.
Elizabeth I and Her World by Susan Watkins, photos by Mark Fiennes.