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Eleanor of Aquitaine and the four kings / Amy Kelly.

Author/Creator:
Kelly, Amy R. (Amy Ruth), 1877-
Publication:
Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1950.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 431 pages : illustrations, map (on lining papers) ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122?-1204.
Great Britain -- History -- Henry II, 1154-1189 -- Biography.
Great Britain -- History -- Richard I, 1189-1199 -- Biography.
Louis VII, King of France, approximately 1120-1180 -- Marriage.
Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189 -- Marriage.
France -- History -- Louis VII, 1137-1180 -- Biography.
Great Britain -- History -- Plantagenets, 1154-1399.
Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Queens -- France -- Biography.
Plantagenet, House of.
Eleanor, of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, 1122?-1204
Henry II, King of England, 1133-1189.
Louis VII, King of France, approximately 1120-1180.
Plantagenet, House of.
Marriage
Queens
France.
Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
Summary:
An account of Queen Eleanor which describes her dramatic life as a queen, her marriages, and her contributions to that period.
Contents:
The rich dower
O Paris!
Via crucis
Fear the Greeks
Antioch the Glorious
Jerusalem
The Queen and the Duke
The Countess and the poet
The second crown
Forging an empire
King and Archbishop
Becket in exile
Montmirail and Canterbury
The flower of the world
The court of the Poitiers
Henry and his sons
Sedition
Poor prisoner
The Christmas court
War was in his heart
Henry revokes his lands
The fallen elm of Gisors
The Lion Heart is king
The Sicilian interlude
Things done overseas
Shipwreck and disguise
Eleanor Queen of England
The ransom
Captive and betrayer
The treasure of Chalus
Lackland's portion
Blanche and Isabella
Mirebeau
The hope of Brittany
The Queen goes home.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-417) and index.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1950
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Kelly, Amy R. (Amy Ruth), b. 1877. Eleanor of Aquitaine and the four kings.
ISBN:
0674242505 (cloth)
9780674242500 (cloth)
0674242548 (paper)
9780674242548 (paper)
OCLC:
256870
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