The Coronation of Queen Elizabeth I

On this day, 455 years ago, Elizabeth Tudor was crowned Queen Elizabeth I of England. The 25-year-old daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn went on to become one of the most powerful monarchs in British History.

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Elizabeth I in her coronation robes, patterned with Tudor roses and trimmed with ermine.

When Elizabeth died in 1603, the reign of the Tudor House had also ended. Spanning five Monarchs – Henry VII, Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I – the Tudor period had an immense impact on the religion, culture, and international relations of England.

Amberley Publishing has published a great array of titles covering all of the important players of the Tudor Era. We have gathered together some great titles from Amberley Publishing below as well as some more on our Pinterest board. Make sure to take a look at it here.


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