Penguin Monarchs: the kings & queens of England

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I adore this new/ongoing Penguin series on British (predominantly English) kings and queens -- partly because I love our long line of bizarre monarchs, at least once they are safely dead, and more importantly because the cover designs are beautiful. My favourite safely dead monarch, incidently, is Henry VII, fugitive survivor and slightly machiavellian, eminently pragmatic ...