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Isabella and the Strange Death of Edward II - P. C. Doherty

Constable, 2003, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper otherwise a very well presented copy.

From the cover: “In chess, the queen is the most powerful and feared piece on the board. Paul Doherty’s fascinating new book reveals that this is an inheritance from the fourteenth-century reign of Queen Isabella of England. The daughter of Philip IV of France, she was married to Edward II in 1308, when she was just twelve years old. The marriage was intended to create lasting peace between the two countries.
Size: 8¾" x 5½"
Number of Pages: 262
ISBN: 1841193011

£7.50 (Now Sold)