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Mary S Lovell

Bess of Hardwick

Mary S Lovell - Bess of Hardwick

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Bess of Hardwick, First Lady of Chatsworth (1527-1608) was one of the most remarkable women of the Tudor era. Gently-born in reduced circumstances, she was married at 15 and when she was widowed at 16, she was still a virgin.

Category(ies): biography, history
Publisher: Time Warner Books
ISBN Number: 0316724823