Elizabeth and Essex :a tragic history /by Lytton Strachey.
- Collection Type
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947, former owner.
National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Strachey, Lytton, 1880-1932.
New York : Harcourt, Brace and Co.
4 preliminary leaves, 296 pages : frontispiece, portraits ; 23 cm
Dramatizes one of the most famous and most baffling romances in history -- between Elizabeth I, Queen of England, and Robert Devereux, the vital, handsome Earl of Essex. It began in May of 1587 when she was 53 and Essex was not yet 20 and continued until 1601.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-288).
Other People and Orgs
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603.
Essex, Robert Devereux, Earl of, 1565-1601.
Élisabeth I (reine d'Angleterre, 1533-1603)
1558-1603 (Élisabeth I)
Court and courtiers History 16th century.
Courts and courtiers.
History Elizabeth, 1558-1603
Relations with men.