Four original documents relating to the marriage of Henry VIII to Anne of Cleves, 1539-40.
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Four original documents relating to the marriage of Henry VIII to Anne of Cleves, 1539-40.

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Published by Privately printed in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Henry -- VIII, -- King of England.,
  • Anne, -- of Cleves, -- 1515-1557.

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Edition Notes

SeriesHistorical reprints -- 12
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18530133M

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On the feast of the Epiphany, 6th January , Henry VIII married Anna von Jülich-Kleve-Berg, commonly known as Anne of Cleves, in the Queen’s Closet of the Chapel Royal at Greenwich Palace. Henry VIII had been trying to get out of the marriage since their disastrous meeting on New Year’s Day but had realised that [ ]. Jan 21,  · Anne of Cleves: Fourth Wife of Henry VIII, Mary Saaler, This book covers Anne's years after her divorce, as one of the most powerful and wealthy women in the world. The Marrying of Anne of Cleves: Royal Protocol in Early Modern England, Retha Warnike. The Six Wives of Henry VIII, by Alison Weir, Sep 17,  · Anne of Cleves is my favorite of Henry's brides, and this book did a great job laying out the details of the Cleves-Tudor marriage debacle. I wish there had been more information about certain aspects of the subject, but overall it was well-written and fun to read.4/5. In common parlance, the wives of Henry VIII were the six queens consort wedded to Henry between and his death in In legal terms, King Henry VIII of England had only three wives, because three of his marriages were annulled by the Church of England. However, he was never granted an Annulment from the Pope, as he desired for Catherine of Aragon, his first wife.

Anne of Cleves: Henry VIII's Discarded Bride [Elizabeth Norton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The first major biography of Henry VIII least favourite wife - but the one who outlived them all. 'I like her not!' was the verdict of Henry VIII on meeting his fourth wifeReviews: On this day in , Henry VIII and Anne of Cleves were married at the Royal Palace of Placentia in Greenwich. Henry was very vocal about how unhappy he was about the marriage; he had only met Anne in person 5 days beforehand, and felt she differed greatly from her portrait by Hans Holbein the Younger. Jun 01,  · From , Mary Saaler's 'Anne of Cleves-Fourth Wife of Henry VIII' is a short overview of a queen unqueened. Her brief stint of just six months with Henry in is covered here in a similar concise manner, in under one hundred and twenty pages/5. Anne of Cleves: Betrothal to Henry VIII September 3, by Rebecca Larson Leave a Comment In early , King Henry VIII was ready for a fourth queen after being urged for months, if not years, by his advisers to marry again.

Ann of Cleves: Fourth Wife of Henry VIII [Mary Saaler] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Many possible brides were hesitant to marry Henry VIII, a man notorious for his treatment of previous wives. Because no woman emerged as the obvious choiceReviews: 9. F: A portrait to create an immense and imposing image of the power of Henry VII. C: Painted outfitted for his wedding to his fourth wife, Anne of Cleves. Henry became so fascinated by the elegant French king Francis that he attempted to emulate and even surpass him . Anne of Cleves was born at Düsseldorf on 22nd September , daughter of Johann III, Duke of Cleves, and his wife Marie. Marriage. Anne married Henry VIII as his fourth wife at Greenwich on 6th January but the marriage was annulled in July of that year. So she was never crowned queen. Anne of Cleves was the fourth wife of Henry VIII for half a year only; she is properly the least known of all. As one of daughters of John, Duke of Cleves, and Mary of Juliers, she was a political attractive marriage partner as her father and then her brother were important of the German Protestants in order to counterbalance the alliance of France and the Holy Roman academyrealtor.coms: 5.