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Bess of Hardwick by Mary S. Lovell
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Dec 26, 11

bookshelves: history-biography

Another stunning book by Lovell. Bess was very impressive, building her wealth and legacy despite very restricted laws and values of her times. I would love to re-read this someday, to tie in Weir's work The War of the Roses, through which she lived.
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