Crown of blood : the deadly inheritance of Lady Jane Grey /

"'Good people, I am come hither to die, and by a law I am condemned to the same.' These were the heartbreaking words of a seventeen-year-old girl, Lady Jane Grey, as she stood on the scaffold on a cold February morning in 1554. Her death for high treason sent shockwaves through the Tu...

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Main Author: Tallis, Nicola, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Pegasus Books Ltd, 2016.
Edition:First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
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Table of Contents:
  • List of Illustrations
  • Genealogical Tables
  • Timeline
  • Author's Note
  • Introduction
  • Prologue
  • Chapter 1. A Time to be Born and a Time to Die
  • Chapter 2. Rejoiced All True Hearts
  • Chapter 3. Anyone More Deserving of Respect
  • Chapter 4. The Imperial Crown
  • Chapter 5. A Loving and Kind Father
  • Chapter 6. A Second Court of Right
  • Chapter 7. Ruled and Framed Towards Virtue
  • Chapter 8. She Did Never Love Her After
  • Chapter 9. I Think Myself in Hell
  • Chapter 10. Godly Instruction
  • Chapter 11. A Comely, Virtuous and Goodly Gentleman
  • Chapter 12. The First Act of a Tragedy
  • Chapter 13. Long Live the Queen!
  • Chapter 14. Falsely Styled Queen
  • Chapter 15. Jana Non Regina
  • Chapter 16. Shut Up in the Tower
  • Chapter 17. Jane of Suffolk Deserved Death
  • Chapter 18. Justice is an Excellent Virtue
  • Chapter 19. Fear Not for Any Pain
  • Chapter 20. Liberty of the Tower
  • Chapter 21. The Permanent Ruin of the Ancient House of Grey
  • Chapter 22. Bound by Indissoluble Ties
  • Chapter 23. I am Come Hither to Die
  • Chapter 24. God and Posterity Will Show Me Favour
  • Epilogue
  • Appendix 1. The Queen Without a Face: Portraits of Lady Jane Grey
  • Appendix 2. Jane's Debate with Dr John Feckenham
  • Appendix 3. Following in Jane's Footsteps: Places to Visit
  • Notes and References
  • Bibliography
  • Acknowledgements
  • Index

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