The Virgin Queen

Elizabeth I, Genius Of The Golden Age


By Christopher Hibbert

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An intimate portrait of history’s most fascinating monarch

A genius, a beauty, a leader, and a manipulator. Elizabeth I has fascinated and enthralled history buffs and Anglophiles for centuries. The era that bears her name was one of the most exciting and dazzling in England’s history. Christopher Hibbert’s masterful biography introduces a new generation of readers, aware of the challenges women face in wielding power, to perhaps history’s greatest monarch.

On Sale
Jun 21, 1992
Page Count
336 pages
Da Capo Press

Christopher Hibbert

About the Author

Christopher Hibbert has written many well-received biographies, including Queen Victoria. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and an Honorary Doctor of Letters of Leicester University.

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