To Shield the Queen

To Shield the Queen

A Mystery at Queen Elizabeth I's Court, Introducing Ursula Blanchard

Book - 1997
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Ursula Blanchard, lady-in-waiting to Queen Elizabeth in 1560, goes to visit the wife of Sir Robert Dudley who is supposedly being poisoned so that Dudley can marry Elizabeth, but while Ursula is with her, Dudley's wife dies of a broken neck, rather than from poison.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 1997
ISBN: 9780684838410
Branch Call Number: MYS Buc
Characteristics: 278 p


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Chapel_Hill_SarahW Oct 29, 2014

For those mystery readers that would like a foray into Elizabethan times there is Fiona Buckley’s series of Ursula Blanchard mysteries. Begin with the first book in the series, To Shield the Queen. Ursula is a lady-in-waiting to Queen Elizabeth I and is thrown into discovering murderous plots and... Read More »

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