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Anne Boleyn’s Gold Book. Anne Boleyn purportedly handed this miniature book of psalms, which contain a portrait of Henry VIII, to one of her maids of honour when on the scaffold in This precious manuscript is owned by The British Library. Anne Boleyn, Tudor History, British History, History Books, Ancient History, Dinastia Tudor, Enrique Viii, Elisabeth I, Gold Book

The world's most beautiful miniature books

The breathtaking world of miniature books, richly illuminated, bound in leather and gold, and some so small they cannot be opened.

Souvenir of the Coronation of King George VI of Britain, May pictured from left to right underneath King George: Princess Elizabeth, Princess Margaret, and Elizabeth, his consort and the future Queen Mum. Elizabeth Ii, Princess Elizabeth, Princess Margaret, George Vi, Queen Mother, Queen Mary, King Queen, Prinz Philip, British History

Souvenier of the Coronation of King George VI. of Britain 12th MAy 1937

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One of the most powerful women in history, Queen Elizabeth I, is a female soul that commanded all. For her strength and virtue, she is forever a woman who's name will live on."A clear and innocent conscience fears nothing" ~ Queen Elizabeth I Tudor History, British History, Asian History, Ancient History, Women In History, World History, Isabel I, Elisabeth I, Tudor Era

Great Speeches Collection: Queen Elizabeth I Speech - Against the Spanish Armada

At The History Place - Part of the great speeches series.

Expert leggers Daniel Jinks and Ernest Wood. Photo by Roy Spencer. The two men demonstrate the process of ‘legging’ through Barnton Tunnel on the Trent and Mersey Canal. Early canal tunnels had no tow-paths, so to propel the boat through the. Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Old Pictures, Old Photos, The Old Days, Interesting History, British History, Holland

Expert leggers Daniel Jinks and Ernest Wood | Science Museum Group Collection

Expert leggers Daniel Jinks and Ernest Wood. The two men demonstrate the process of 'legging' through Barnton Tunnel on the Trent and Mersey Canal. Early canal tunnels had no tow-paths, so to propel the boat through the tunnel two people had to lay on their backs on the boat, and push the boat along using their feet on wall of the tunnel. The Barnton Tunnel was over 500 yards long.

Diana, Princess of Wales Commemoration Stamp Wearing Tiara, 1991 (photo by Lord Snowdon). Princess Diana Photos, Princess Diana Family, Princess Of Wales, Princes Diana, Lady Diana, Uk Stamps, Commemorative Stamps, Elisabeth Ii, Postage Stamp Art

British Stamps for 1998

Diana, Princess of Wales Commemoration 26p Stamp (1998) Wearing Tiara, 1991 (photo by Lord Snowdon)

Anne Boleyn, King Henry VIII's second wife, mother of Elizabeth I Anne Boleyn, Mary Boleyn, Marie Tudor, Dinastia Tudor, Wives Of Henry Viii, King Henry Viii, Tudor History, British History, Renaissance

Anne Boleyn Frans Pourbus

A posthumous portrait of Anne Boleyn by Frans Porbus. Very fictional, but still lovely.

Two Gentleman, London, 1904 Great coat and top hat Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage London, Old London, Vintage Men, Victorian London

Edwardian Era

Fashion and life from 1900-1914. --> Edwardian Electronic Books --> Edwardian Period Films and TV

Robert [Curthose] Duke of Normandy, dispossessed and imprisoned by younger brother Henry King of England, buried in Gloucester Cathedral Uk History, European History, British History, World History, Tudor History, Family History, Gloucester Cathedral, High Middle Ages, Cultura General

Robert Curthose (1054 - 1134). Eldest son of William I and Matilda of Flanders. Robert and his father did not get along leading William to want to disinherit Robert. He gave Robert the Duchy of Normandy and gave England to his second son, William Rufus. Robert launched a failed rebellion against his brother in 1088. When William II died his younger brother Henry I seized the throne, and Robert tried to invade again in 1101. In 1106 Henry took over Normandy from Robert.

Lord Chancellors purse for the Great Seal of Queen Elizabeth I. - Prada Corsaire Bag - Ideas of Prada Corsaire Bag - Lord Chancellors purse for the Great Seal of Queen Elizabeth I. Tudor History, British History, Elisabeth I, Renaissance, Women's Crossbody Purse, Tudor Era, Gold Work, Anne Boleyn, Handbags On Sale

Michael Freeman Photography | Royal Insignia

Lord Chancellor's Burse for the Great Seal of Queen Elizabeth I. A burse panel of crimson velvet worked in purl wire, gold and silver-wrapped threads with the Elizabethan Royal cypher in raisedwork.Devon,England. - Michael Freeman Photography

On the April Edward the Confessor was crowned King of England at Winchester Cathedral. Detail from Bayeux Tapestry, France, century. Anglo Saxon Kings, Anglo Saxon History, British History, Art History, Bayeux Tapestry, Medieval Tapestry, Medieval World, Medieval Art, Vikings

Fine Art Stock Licensing

King Edward the Confessor with crown and mantle. Bayeux Tapestry.

A “liturgical comb” from the century, England. Liturgical combs were elaborately decorated with religious themes and apparently used to help a priest prepare for Mass. Victoria and Albert Museum. Roman Artifacts, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, World History Facts, Victoria And Albert Museum, 12th Century, Dark Ages

This comb is English, from the 12th century and in amazingly good shape. The combs often had ornate carvings of birds or scenes For more info go to www.facebook.com/jillbarnettbooks

 Two young women lean from a window to make their donation to a collection for the Red Cross and the Y., in the Northamptonshire town of Towcester. England, Who wouldn't give? Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Charity Fund, Interesting History, Red Cross, British History, Elephant Love, Photo Illustration, Vintage Photography

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Anne Knollys Anne Knollys (granddaughter of Mary Boleyn, sister of Anne), Robert Peake, 1582 Mother of John West, Governor of Virginia Renaissance Mode, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Jewelry, Elizabethan Fashion, Elizabethan Era, Mary Boleyn, Anne Boleyn, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing

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