Twice Queen of France: Anne of Brittany by Mildred Allen Butler
Approx. 51,540 words.
Published on March 20, 2011 by
Ad Stellae Books.
Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography.
Anne of Brittany was only 12 when, in 1488, she became its Duchess, but already she was among the best-educated women of her era and she was determined to preserve the duchy’s independence. At 15 she averted takeover by France when she married its king, Charles VIII, and after he died she married his successor, Louis XII, becoming the only person ever twice crowned Queen of France. Ages 12 up.