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People/Characters: Anne of Bohemia, Queen Consort of England

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Chaucer: modern essays in criticism by Edward Wagenknecht
The Life and Times of Chaucer by John Gardner
The Life of Geoffrey Chaucer: A Critical Biography by Derek Pearsall
A medieval romance of friendship: Eger and Grime (Selected essays and texts in literature and criticism) by mabel van duzee
The Parliament of Birds by Geoffrey Chaucer
Passage to Pontefract by Jean Plaidy
Richard II by Nigel Saul
Richard of Bordeaux by Gordon Daviot
Wide as the Waters: The Story of the English Bible and the Revolution It Inspired by Benson Bobrick
Within the Hollow Crown by Margaret Campbell Barnes

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Anne of Bohemia (1366-1394), the first queen consort of King Richard II of England, is believed to have popularized the sidesaddle for ladies to use when riding. A member of the House of Luxembourg, she was the eldest daughter of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and King of Bohemia, and Elizabeth of Pomerania. She died at 28 after 12 years of marriage; she was childless, and greatly mourned by her husband.

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