The History of the Mistress
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||History Press Limited, The|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $24.95|
| Book Description: |
The lives and loves of great mistresses throughout history, including Mary Boleyn, Alice Keppel, Nell Gwynn, Dorothy Jordan, and more
These are the stories of women who belonged to a separate part of society—in some ways invisible and socially unacceptable, yet sometimes in positions of influence, power, comfort, and even luxury. They range from the common-law marriage of Edith Swan-Neck to King Harold II, who was also legally wedded to Edith of Mercia, to...