Elizabeth I and Mary Stuart: On the Perils of Marriage
Author: Anka Muhlstein, J. Maxwell Brownjohn
Publisher: Haus Publishing
Release Date: April 01, 2007
Dual biography investigates perennial question for any ambitious woman: to marry or not to marry. In this major double biography, Anka Muhlstein examines the turbulent relationship between Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots. Uniquely at this time, both of the thrones of the British Isles were held by women, which brought the issue of royal marriages to the fore.