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Further Reading for The Stolen Crown




These are some sources I've found especially useful for the Wars of the Roses
and for some of the major historical figures of this period:


C. A. J. Armstrong, trans., The Usurpation of Richard the Third. (Dominic Mancini)
Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1969.


David Baldwin, Elizabeth Woodville: Mother of the Princes in the Tower. Gloucestershire: Sutton, 2004
(paperback edition).


David Baldwin, The Kingmaker's Sisters: Six Powerful Women in the Wars of the Roses.
Gloucestershire: The History Press, 2009. S. B. Chrimes, Henry VII. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999.


Mary Clive, This Son of York: A Biography of Edward IV. New York: Knopf, 1974.


Anne Crawford, ed., Letters of the Queens of England, 1100–1547. Gloucestershire: Sutton, 2002 (paperback edition).


Anne Crawford, The Yorkists: The History of a Dynasty. London and New York: Hambledon, 2007.


Louise Gill, Richard III and Buckingham’s Rebellion. Gloucestershire: Sutton, 2000.


John Gillingham, The Wars of the Roses. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1981.


R. A. Griffiths, The Reign of King Henry VI. Gloucestershire: Sutton, 2004 (paperback edition).


Michael Hicks, Edward V: The Prince in the Tower. Gloucestershire: Tempus, 2003.


Michael Hicks, False, Fleeting, Perjur’d Clarence: George, Duke of Clarence 1449-78. Gloucester: Sutton, 1980.


Michael Hicks, The Wars of the Roses.  New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2010.


Michael Hicks, Warwick the Kingmaker. Oxford: Blackwell, 2002 (paperback edition).


Rosemary Horrox, Richard III: A Study in Service. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991.


Michael K. Jones and Malcolm G. Underwood, The King’s Mother: Lady Margaret Beaufort, Countess of Richmond
and Derby
. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995.


J. R. Lander, Crown and Nobility 1450–1509. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1976.


J. L. Laynesmith, The Last Medieval Queens. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005 (paperback edition).


Helen Maurer, Margaret of Anjou: Queenship and Power in Late Medieval England. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 2003.


A. R. Myers, “The Household of Queen Elizabeth Woodville, 1466–7.” Bulletin of the John Rylands Library, 1967–68.


Arlene Okerlund, Elizabeth: England’s Slandered Queen. Gloucestershire: Tempus, 2006 (paperback edition).


Arlene Naylor Okerlund, Elizabeth of York. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. A. J. Pollard, Richard III and the Princes in the Tower. Gloucestershire: Sutton, 2002 (paperback reprint).


Nicholas Pronay and John Cox, eds., The Crowland Chronicle Continuations: 1459–1486. London: Richard III and Yorkist History Trust, 1986.


Carole Rawcliffe, The Staffords, Earls of Stafford and Dukes of Buckingham 1394–1521. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1978.


Charles Ross, Edward IV. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1997.


Charles Ross, Richard III. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1981.


Cora Scofield, The Life and Reign of Edward IV. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1923 (2 volumes).


George Smith, The Coronation of Elizabeth Wydeville. Gloucester: Gloucester Reprints, 1975 (originally published 1935).


Anne Sutton and Livia Visser-Fuchs, "A 'Most Benevolent Queen': Queen Elizabeth Woodville's Reputation, Her Piety and Her Books." The Ricardian, 1995.


Grant Uden, The Knight and the Merchant. New York: Roy Publishers, Inc. (no date). Deals with Anthony Woodville and William Caxton, whose printing business he patronized.


Christopher Wilkins, The Last Knight Errant: Sir Edward Woodville and the Age of Chivalry. London: I. B. Tauris, 2010.




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