Books By John Guy

Henry VIII (Penguin Monarchs): The Quest for Fame

The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperbackHenry VIII's reign transformed the physical...

Lost Kingdoms: Hindu-Buddhist Sculpture of Early Southeast Asia

A fresh and exciting exploration of Southeast Asian history from the 5th to 9th century, seen through the lens of the...

Tudor England

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Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart

This Whitbread Award–winning biography and basis for the film Mary Queen of Scots starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie “reads like Shakespearean...

The Children of Henry VIII

Behind the facade of politics and pageantry at the Tudor court, there was a family drama. Nothing drove Henry VIII, England's...

QUEEN OF SCOTS: The True Life of Mary Stuart

A new historian of Mary Queen of Scots draws on new sources to shatter various myths surrounding this odd monarch and...

Henry VIII (Penguin Monarchs)

The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperbackHenry VIII's reign transformed the physical...

My Heart is My Own: The Life of Mary Queen of Scots [Lingua inglese]

A long-overdue and dramatic reinterpretation of the life of Mary, Queen of Scots by one of the leading historians at work...

Thomas Becket: Warrior, Priest, Rebel, Victim: A 900-Year-Old Story Retold

From the winner of the 2004 Whitbread Biography Award and the Marsh Biography Award John Guy, comes Thomas Becket, a lively...

Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart by John Guy (2004-04-01)

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Indian Temple Sculpture

Illustrated with the Victoria and Albert Museum’s unrivaled collection of South Asian sculpture, this freshly redesigned volume makes John Guy’s classic...

Tudor England

John Guy here provides the most complete narrative history of Tudor England in more than 30 years. A compelling account of...

The Children of Henry VIII

Behind the façade of politics and pageantry at the Tudor court, there was a family drama. Nothing drove Henry VIII, England's...

Lost Kingdoms - Hindu-Buddhist Sculpture of Early Southeast Asia

A fresh and exciting exploration of Southeast Asian history from the 5th to 9th century, seen through the lens of the...

Indian Temple Sculpture

This innovative book, illustrated with the V&A's unrivalled collection of South-Asian sculpture, looks at Indian temple sculpture in context, as an...

The Children of Henry Viii

Behind the façade of politics and pageantry at the Tudor court, there was a family drama. Nothing drove Henry VIII, England's...

Henry VIII (Penguin Monarchs): The Quest for Fame

The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperbackHenry VIII's reign transformed the physical...

My Heart is My Own: The Life of Mary Queen of Scots

A long-overdue and dramatic reinterpretation of the life of Mary, Queen of Scots by one of the leading historians at work...

Tudor England

This history of Tudor England provides an account of political and religious developments from the advent of the Tudors in the...

Thomas Becket: Warrior, Priest, Rebel, Victim: A 900-Year-Old Story Retold

From the winner of the 2004 Whitbread Biography Award and the Marsh Biography Award John Guy, comes Thomas Becket, a lively...

The Tudors: A Very Short Introduction

The monarchs of the Tudor period are among some of the most well-known figures in British history. John Guy presents a...

Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years

COSTA AWARD FINALIST  ECONOMIST BOOK OF THE YEAR  FINANCIAL TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR Film rights acquired by Gold Circle Films, the team...

Indian Temple Sculpture

In this innovative book, John Guy examines Indian religious sculpture in its temple setting, exploring its origins and cosmological meaning, its...

Mary Queen Of Scots: Film Tie-In

Now a major film, this is a dramatic reinterpretation of the life of Mary Queen of Scots by one of the...

Thomas More: A Very Brief History

Thomas More has long been considered one of the most significant figures in English history, claimed by various people as both...

Mary Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart

In the first full-scale biography of Mary Stuart in more than thirty years, John Guy creates an intimate and absorbing portrait...

The Tudors: A Very Short Introduction

First published as part of the best-selling The Oxford Illustrated History of Britain, John Guy's Very Short Introduction to The Tudors...

Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart by John Guy (2004-04-01)

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Indian Temple Sculpture

Illustrated with the Victoria and Albert Museum’s unrivaled collection of South Asian sculpture, this freshly redesigned volume makes John Guy’s classic...

Tudor England

From Henry VII's capture of the crown at Bosworth in 1485 to the death of Elizabeth I in 1603, Tudor England...

A Daughters Love: Thomas More and His Dearest Meg

With the novelistic vividness that made his National Book Critics Circle Award finalist Queen of Scots “a pure pleasure to read”...

Woven Cargoes: Indian Textiles in the East

Dazzling cloths present a visual record of the trade in Indian textiles to Southeast and East Asia. With a focus on...

Greshams Law: The Life and World of Queen Elizabeth Is Banker

Thomas Gresham was arguably the first true wizard of global finance. He rose through the mercantile worlds of London and Antwerp...