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Author Carney, Jo Eldridge, 1954-
Title Fairy tale queens : representations of early modern queenship / Jo Eldridge Carney.
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Book Cover

 Floor2  D208 .C37 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 238 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Queenship and power
Queenship and power.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Early modern queens and the intersection of fairy tales and fact -- The queen's (in)fertile body and the body politic -- Maternal monstrosities: queens and the reproduction of heirs and errors -- Men, women, and beasts : Elizabeth I and beastly bridegrooms -- The fairest of them all : queenship and beauty -- The queen's wardrobe : dressing the part -- The queen's body : promiscuity at court.
Subject Queens -- Europe -- History.
Fairy tales -- History and criticism.
Queens in literature.
Queens in art.
Literature and history -- Europe -- History -- 16th century.
Literature and history -- Europe -- History -- 17th century.
ISBN 9781137269683 (alk. paper)
1137269685 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 792880333