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The Prince Who Would Be King

Sarah Fraser / Richard Trinder
Henry Stuart’s life is last great forgotten Jacobean tale. Shadowed by the gravity of the Thirty Years’ War and the huge changes taking place across Europe in seventeenth century society economy politics and empire his life was visually and verbally gorgeous.Charismatic gifted dynamic dead at only eighteen years old on the point of succeeding to the throne.In 1610 Henry Stuart was a celebrity throughout Europe at a momentous period for European history and culture. Eldest son of James VI and the epitome of heroic Renaissance princely virtue his life was set against a period about as rich as any. The King James Bible religious tension throughout Europe Gunpowder plot Jacobean theatre and the dark tragedies pouring from Shakespeare’s quill innovation in learning and science exploration and trade as well and the bloody traumas of the Thirty Years War were his backdrop. The Lost Prince tells the life story of the prince now completely forgotten who might have saved us from King Charles I his spaniels and the civil war his misrule engendered.

  • Published by HarperCollins UK
  • Fiction/Non-FictionNon Fiction
  • Genre Biography
  • Target Audience Adult
  • Released 4th May 2017
  • Duration 09 Hrs. 41 Mins.
  • ISBN 9780008182007