Everything about Francis Lovell, and a little bit about his contemporaries
Sunday, 11 April 2021
"The Last Daughter" by Nicola Cornick
It is something of a clichee that it is easier to write a scathing review than a glowing one. If so, I would be in trouble, because "T...
Friday, 2 April 2021
Hello everyone! This blog has lain dormant for nearly one and a half years, but finally, I am starting it up again. Things have happened s...
Sunday, 10 November 2019
Joan Beaumont, Margaret Beaufort and historical notions of fertility
Since I started reading Dr Nicola Tallis`s fabulous new book on Margaret Beaufort , I have been thinking about Margaret, her extremely early...
Thursday, 7 November 2019
Stop treating Anne Lovell badly!
This is going to be another installment in something about which I have spoken before; my deep-seated problem with the horrible, historicall...
Sunday, 19 May 2019
The conference "Dynasty and Disappearance" in Minster Lovell 18/05/2019
Yesterday, the conference "Dynasty and Disappearance" took place in Minster Lovell. It was organised by Steven David, who wrote a ...
Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Francis`s older brother, John Lovell jr?
In 1456,at some point before September, and therefore the birth of Francis and Joan Lovell, their grandfather John Beaumont, Viscount Beaumo...
Saturday, 9 March 2019
"Lovell our Dogge: The Life of Viscount Lovell, Closest Friend of Richard III and Failed Regicide" available for pre-order
My book on Francis Lovell - "Lovell our Dogge: The Life of Viscount Lovell, Closest Friend of Richard III and Failed Regicide" ...
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