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Author Beer, Anna R., 1964-

Title My just desire : the life of Bess Ralegh, wife to Sir Walter / Anna Beer.

Published New York : Ballantine Books, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  942.055092 THRO/BEER    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xxii, 292 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-280) and index.
Summary In the first ever biography of Bess Ralegh--wife to the charismatic explorer Sir Walter Ralegh--Beer brings Bess out of her husband's shadow to stand as a central figure in the court of Elizabeth I.
Subject Throckmorton, Bess, 1565?-1647.
Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618 -- Marriage.
Explorers' spouses -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Married women -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603 -- Biography.
Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- History -- 16th century.
ISBN 0345452909