Bastard Prince: Henry VIII's Lost Son
Beverley A Murphy

Sutton Publishing, 2001. First edition As new in dust jacket. First printing. Hradcover. 282 pp. with index, bibliography. Illustrated. It took Henry VIII twenty-eight years, three wives, and a break with the Church of Rome before he produced a legitimate male heir--yet for most of this time, he already had a male son, the illeditimate Henry Fitzroy, born in 1519 as a result of a royal affair with a Shropshire gentlewoman. He was created Duke of Richmond and Somerset, educated as a Renaissance prince and nearly married off to Catherine de Medici but, never having been elevated to the English throne, was eventally all but forgotten by history. As New Hardcover 9780750926843 (Item ID: E19248B)


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