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People/Characters: Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester

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1603: The Death of Queen Elizabeth I, the Return of the Black Plague, the Rise of Shakespeare, Piracy, Witchcraft, and the Birth of the Stuart Era by Christopher Lee
All the Countries We've Ever Invaded And the Few We Never Got Round To by Stuart Laycock
All the Queen's Men by Peter Brimacombe
All the Queen's Men: Elizabeth I and Her Courtiers by Neville Williams
Amye Robsart and the Earl of Leycester. Memoirs and Correspondence of Sir Robert Dudley. A History of Kenilworth Castle. (Illustrated) by George Adlard
The Armada by Garrett Mattingly
Bastaard van Oranje: Justinus van Nassau: Admiraal, diplomaat en gouverneur (1559-1631) by Adri P. van Vliet
Bess of Hardwick: Empire Builder by Mary S. Lovell
The Boleyn Deceit: A Novel (The Boleyn Trilogy) by Laura Andersen
The Boleyn King by Laura Andersen
The Bones of Avalon by Phil Rickman
Bright Day Is Done (Coronet Books) by Judith Saxton
Burghley: Tudor Statesman by B. W. Beckingsale
Burghley: William Cecil at the Court of Elizabeth I by Stephen Alford
The Cecils of Hatfield House,: An English ruling family by David Cecil
The Cecils: Privilege and Power Behind the Throne by David Loades
Cock Robin (Ulverscroft General Fiction) by Joanna Dessau
The Confident Hope of a Miracle: The True History of the Spanish Armada by Neil Hanson
Conspiracy by Lady Grace Cavendish
Cousin to the Queen by Judy Turner
The Crisis of Parliaments: English History, 1509-1660 by Conrad Russell
Death and the Virgin Queen: Elizabeth I and the Dark Scandal That Rocked the Throne by Chris Skidmore
Dramas The Burgraves, Amy Robsart, Torquemada by Victor Hugo
Elizabeth & Leicester: Power, Passion, Politics by Sarah Gristwood
Elizabeth and Essex: A Tragic History by Lytton Strachey
Elizabeth and Leicester by Elizabeth Jenkins
Elizabeth and Leicester by Milton Waldman
Elizabeth and Leycester by Frederick Carleton Chamberlin
Elizabeth I by Margaret George
Elizabeth I by J. E. Neale
Elizabeth I by Anne Somerset
Elizabeth I (Very Interesting People) by Patrick Collinson
Elizabeth in the Garden: A Story of Love, Rivalry and Spectacular Design by Trea Martyn
Elizabeth's Rival: The Tumultuous Tale of Lettice Knollys, Countess of Leicester by Nicola Tallis
Elizabeth's Bedfellows: An Intimate History of the Queen's Court by Anna Whitelock
Elizabeth: The Struggle for the Throne by David Starkey
The Elizabethan Deliverance by Arthur Bryant
The Elizabethan Renaissance: The Life of the Society by A. L. Rowse
The Elizabethan Secret Services by Alan Haynes
The Elizabethans by A. N. Wilson
Eminent Elizabethans by A. L. Rowse
The England of Elizabeth by A. L. Rowse
Exile by Lady Grace Cavendish
The Expansion of Elizabethan England by A. L. Rowse
The First Elizabeth by Carolly Erickson
Friedrich Schiller : Mary Stuart : A new adaptation by Robert Icke
The Fugitive Queen by Fiona Buckley
The Fyre Mirror by Karen Harper
Gay Lord Robert by Jean Plaidy
Giordano Bruno and the Embassy Affair by John Bossy
Good Queen Bess: The Story of Elizabeth I of England by Diane Stanley
The Great Lord Burghley: A Study in Elizabethan Statecraft by Martin A.S. HUME
Her Majesty's Spymaster: Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the Birth of Modern Espionage by Stephen Budianskycourtier and Privy Councillor
Hernani. Marion de Lorme. Amy Robsart. Istamène by Victor Hugo
His Last Letter: Elizabeth I and the Earl of Leicester by Jeane Westin
History Of Queen Elizabeth, Amy Robsart And The Earl Of Leicester: Being A Reprint Of Leycesters Commonwealth, 1641 by Frank J. Burgoyne
The Hooded Hawke by Karen Harper
The Horizon Book of the Elizabethan World by Lacey Baldwin Smith
I, Elizabeth by Rosalind Miles
Kenilworth by Sir Walter Scott
The Lady Elizabeth by Alison Weir1533-1588
Legacy by Susan Kay
Leicester and the Court: Essays on Elizabethan Politics by Simon Adams
Life in Elizabethan England by A. H. Dodd
The Life of Elizabeth I by Alison Weir
Lord Burghley and Queen Elizabeth by Conyers Read
Maria Stuarda [sound recording] by Gaetano Donizetti
The Marriage Game by Alison Weir
Mary Queen of Scotland & The Isles: A Novel by Margaret George
Mary Queen of Scots by Retha Warnicke
Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller
Mary, Queen of Scotland and the Isles by Stefan Zweig
Mr. Secretary Cecil and Queen Elizabeth by Conyers Read
Murder At Westminster Abbey by Amanda Carmackas Sir Robert Dudley
Murder in the Queen's Garden by Amanda Carmackas Sir Robert Dudley
My Enemy the Queen by Victoria Holt
Mätressen und Favoriten: Ein biographisches Handbuch by Anna Eunike Röhrig
Oorlog, mijn arme schapen : een andere kijk op de Tachtigjarige Oorlog 1565-1648 by Ronald P. De Graaf
De Opstand in de Nederlanden 1568-1648 de Tachtigjarige Oorlog in woord en beeld by Anton van der Lem
Over vrybuters en quaetdoenders terreur op het Vlaamse platteland eind 16de eeuw by Tim Piceu
Philip Sidney: A Double Life by Alan Stewart
The Poyson Garden by Karen Harper
The Queen and the Gypsy by Constance Heaven
Queen of Ambition by Fiona Buckley
Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart by John Guy
Queen of This Realm by Jean Plaidy
The Queen's Fool by Philippa Gregory
The Queen's Governess by Karen Harper
The Queen's Man by Rory Clements
Queen's Ransom by Fiona Buckley
The Queene's Christmas by Karen Harper
The Queene's Cure by Karen Harper
Reformation and Revolution, 1558-1660 by Robert Ashton
Rival to the Queen by Carolly Erickson
The Secret History of Elizabeth Tudor, Vampire Slayer by Lucy Weston
The Siren Queen by Fiona Buckley
The Sisters Who Would Be Queen: Mary, Katherine, and Lady Jane Grey: A Tudor Tragedy by Leanda de Lisle
Sweet Robin: A Biography of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester 1533-1588 by Derek Wilson
That Great Lucifer: A Portrait of Sir Walter Raleigh by Margaret Irwin
The Tidal Poole by Karen Harper
To Ruin a Queen by Fiona Buckley
To Shield the Queen by Fiona Buckley
The Tudor Secret by C. W. Gortner
Two Queens in One Isle: The Deadly Relationship of Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots by Alison Plowden
The Twylight Tower by Karen Harper
The Uncrowned Kings of England: The Black History of the Dudleys and the Tudor Throne by Derek Wilson
Under the Molehill: An Elizabethan Spy Story by John Bossy
Unicorn's Blood by Patricia Finney
Virgin and the Crab: Sketches, Fables and Mysteries from the early life of John Dee and Elizabeth Tudor by Robert Parry
The Virgin's Lover by Philippa Gregory
White Bear: Robert Dudley, the Elizabethan Earl of Leicester by Alan Haynes
Wide as the Waters: The Story of the English Bible and the Revolution It Inspired by Benson Bobrick
William Cecil and Episcopacy, 1559-1577 (St Andrews Studies in Reformation History) by Brett Usher
With the Heart of a King: Elizabeth I of England, Philip II of Spain, and the Fight for a Nation's Soul and Crown by Benton Rain Patterson
The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies by Jason Fagonein Baconian Theory

Character description

Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester (c. 1532/1533–1588) was a childhood friend of Queen Elizabeth I, and her constant companion and favorite after she came to the throne. He offended the queen by his marriage in about 1576 to Lettice Knollys, but they were later reconciled.

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