Ann Fanshawe: A Memoir of Love

Once upon a time, there was a woman in the 17th Century who loved her husband very, very much. Her name was Ann Fanshawe.

Come join me at the English Historical Fiction Authors Blog today when I share with you the writings of Ann Fanshawe and her enduring love for her husband Richard.

Click here to read more…

Cornelis Janssens van Ceulen  [Public domain],  via Wikimedia Commons

Cornelis Janssens van Ceulen
[Public domain],
via Wikimedia Commons

By Unknown painter (British school)  (BBC Paintings [1] date: 2012-01-19 01:47:52) [Public domain],  via Wikimedia Commons

By Unknown painter (British school)
(BBC Paintings [1] date: 2012-01-19 01:47:52) [Public domain],
via Wikimedia Commons


Featured picture:

CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons

About Cryssa Bazos

Historical fiction writer and 17th century enthusiast.
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6 Responses to Ann Fanshawe: A Memoir of Love

  1. I’m more of a Restoration era enthusiast than English Civil War myself, but I feel like both eras are so overlooked historically. Interesting post!

    Like

  2. martinpallot says:

    Fascinating and courageous lady … thank you Cryssa, these are the kind of historical ‘tales’ I love …. Moonie.

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  3. martinpallot says:

    P.S. Looking at the photo of her journal … she had beautiful handwriting. x

    Liked by 1 person

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