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Vivat Rex!: An Exhibition Commemorating the 500th Anniversary of the Accession of Henry VIII
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Vivat Rex!: An Exhibition Commemorating the 500th Anniversary of the Accession of Henry VIII (Paperback)

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The complicated personality and dramatic reign of England's King Henry VIII - visionary, tyrant, monarch, bully, defender of the faith, destroyer of monasteries, lover and libertine - have been immortalized (and fictionalized) in literature, on stage, and in film by leading writers of their generations. This catalogue to the Grolier Club exhibition Vivat Rex! (March 3-May 2, 2009) brings the real Henry, his life, reign, and times, to life through books, manuscripts, handwritten letters, and prints. Many of the works described and illustrated are unique in themselves, or belonged to Henry himself, to his family, or to members of his court.

History & PoliticsHistory: ChronologicalEarly history: c 500 to c 1450-1500History & PoliticsHistory: ChronologicalEarly modern history: c 1450-1500 to c 1700History & PoliticsRegional & national historyEuropean historyBritish & Irish history Publisher: Grolier Club of New York Publication Date: 27/02/2009 ISBN-13: 9781605830179  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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After forty years in the investment industry, ARTHUR L. SCHWARZ retired to devote himself to studying and lecturing on history and the book world. His book collection and scholarly interests focus on all things English, particularly topography, royalty (particularly the Tudor and Stuart periods), and the English Reformation.

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