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Further Reading for
The Woodvilles




These are some sources I've found especially useful for the Woodville family:



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


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.


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


Sarah Gristwood, Blood Sisters. New York: Basic Books, 2013.


Michael Hicks, ‘The Changing Role of the Wydevilles in Yorkist Politics to 1483’, in Charles Ross, ed., Patronage, Pedigree, and Power in Later Medieval England, (Gloucester: Alan Sutton and Rowman & Littlefield, 1979).


E.W. Ives, ‘Andrew Dymmock and the Papers of Antony, Earl Rivers, 1482–3’, Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research, 41 (1968).


J. R. Lander, J. R., 'Marriage and Politics in the Fifteenth Century: The Nevilles and the Wydevilles', in Crown and Nobility 1450–1509 (Montreal, 1976).


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


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).


Lucia Diaz Pascual, "Jacquetta of Luxembourg, Duchess of Bedford and Lady Rivers." The Ricardian, 2011.


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.  


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




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