1 edition of Court Lady and Country Wife found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||October 24, 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 136 p. :|
|Number of Pages||74|
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Her sister, Dorothy, Countess of Leicester—wife of a diplomat and an ancestor of Princess Diana—managed the family estates and raised twelve surviving children. Still, personalities, fashion, intrigue and even parliamentary and military history blend to provide a multifaceted entry into a period not always accessible to general readers of history. Second daughter of Fu Jia Weng, embroidery merchant in Guangzhou and his second madame.
They are also good examples of the different roles open to women of their social status, Dorothy lived in the country in a big house with a big family and Lucy at the centre of court life with both its splendour and its intrigues. Eldest daughter of Sun Tan, First Miss of the Sun family. The script is written by Feng Nong.
Her beauty was immortalized in magnificent Van Dyck portraits, her political skills attracted many famous lovers, and her talent as a gossip ensured her inclusion in the queen's inner circle—until civil war and its machinations led to her imprisonment in the Tower of London. Court Lady and Country Wife daughter of Fu Jia Weng and his first madame. Yan Jing Yao as First Madame Fu• The author is less generous to Dorothy, trusting too much in the sometimes bitter assessments of her husband and offering no hint of whether his taking loans with interest from his wife was unusual.
Zhang Yi Xi as Xiao Lu• Had mutual feelings for Fu Yin before she abandoned him to seek revenge on the Lu family.
Their parents were the 9th Earl of Northumberland and Dorothy Devereux. I didn't know much about this period and found this to be a very interesting, informative read. This book was even more interesting after reading a fictional account of Shakespeare and his wife during Elizabethan times. Mother to Consort Han, Chumo, Chuling and Chujun. Tang Zeng as Prince Liang• 8 pages of color illus.
nc Carrier MARC source rdacarrier Content category text Content type code• She eventually falls in love with Sheng Chumo but is summoned to the palace to become Directress Fu of the Royal Embroidery Department. While I was not enthralled with Ms. Jackie Li Yang Zi as Ma Hainiu• Eventually infiltrates General Lu's manor as a handmaid named Yin'er to seek revenge.
Her sister Dorothy on the other hand married the future Earl of Leicester.
Still, personalities, fashion, intrigue and even parliamentary and military history blend to provide a multifaceted entry into a period not always accessible to general readers of history.