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Jacquetta and other stories

by Sabine Baring-Gould

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4061 J3 1890
The Physical Object
Pagination287p.
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24356529M

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Jacquetta of Luxembourg, also known as Jacquetta Woodville or Countess Rivers was one of the main characters in the Cousins' War series.. Jacquetta was the main protagonist and narrator of The Lady of the Rivers, and also featured prominently in The White started off as the wife of John Lancaster, the Earl of Bedford, but later became the wife of Richard Woodville, the Baron Rivers.   The stories of the sisters are rarely told, until now. Sarah J. Hodder has decided to take on the task of exploring the lives of these hidden figures in her debut book, “The Queen’s Sisters: The Lives of the Sisters of Elizabeth Woodville”. I would like to thank Chronos Books for sending me a copy of this book.

Descended from Melusina, the river goddess, Jacquetta has always had the gift of second sight. As a child visiting her uncle, she meets his prisoner, Joan of Arc, and sees her own power reflected in the young woman accused of witchcraft, before Joan is taken to .   Gregory’s other new book, “The Lady of the Rivers” (Touchstone: pp., $), is a novel about Jacquetta’s early life. Jacquetta’s world is far less familiar to us than the Tudor.


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EMBED EMBED (for Pages: A Woman as Great as the World and Other Fables by Jacquetta Hawkes really liked it avg rating — 2 ratings — published — 7 editions. Jacquetta of Luxembourg was the eldest child of the French Count of St Pol; her family descended from Charlemagne and were cousins to the Holy Roman Emperor.

She grew up with war between France and England raging around her. John, Duke of Bedford was the youngest son of King Henry IV.

Having lost. Jacquetta of Luxembourg, Countess Rivers (/16 – 30 May ) was the eldest daughter of Peter I of Luxembourg, Count of Saint-Pol, Conversano and Brienne, and his wife Margaret of Baux (Margherita del Balzo of Andria).

She was a prominent, though often overlooked, figure in the Wars of the h her short-lived first marriage to the Duke of Bedford, brother of King Henry V, she. Women's clothing, shoes, bags, accessories and beauty.

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#1 New York Times bestselling author and “queen of royal fiction” (USA TODAY) Philippa Gregory brings to life the story of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford, a woman of passion and of legend who navigated a treacherous path through the battle lines in the War of the Roses to bring her family unimaginable power.

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Sons use e-books to help virus-stricken dad, other patients Geoff Woolf instilled in his sons a love for literature, and when he got sick with COVID, they turned to books. The book is written in the first person, from the perspective of Jacquetta (Lady Rivers), and is written in the present tense.

For me, these two factors limit the scope of the story. Jacquetta's viewpoint becomes quite tedious at times, although it is successful in depicting the vagaries of /5(1). The Women of the Cousins' War The Duchess, the Queen, and the King's Mother (Book): Gregory, Philippa: Baker & TaylorDraws on original documents, archaeology, and other sources to share the stories of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford; Elizabeth Woodville, the wife of Edward IV; and Margaret Beaufort, the founder of the Tudor & TaylorThe best-selling author of The Other.

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Inthe widowed Bedford took as his second wife Jacquetta de Luxembourg, the year-old niece of the Bishop of Thérouanne. Had little Henry VI died, under the usual order of succession Bedford would have become king of England, and Jacquetta his queen.

This, of course, did not happen. Jacquetta as portrayed in The White Queen (Screenshot/Fair Use) Jacquetta of Luxembourg was born around as the daughter of Peter I of Luxembourg, Count of Saint-Pol, Conversano and Brienne, and his wife Margaret of Baux.

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