Antonia Fraser
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Antonia Fraser

Antonia Fraser is the author of numerous novels and historical works including Marie Antoinette, The Wives of Henry VIII, Mary Queen of Scots, and Faith and Treason. She is also famous for her Jemima Shore series of mysteries. She and her husband, Harold Pinter, live in London.

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    • Mary Queen of Scots

    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Anne Flosnik
    • Length: 25 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    Her royal birth gave her claim to the thrones of two nations; her marriage to the young French dauphin promised to place a third glorious crown on her noble head. Instead, Mary Stuart became the victim of her own impulsive heart....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Shockingly disingenuous.

    • By Jade Rain on 08-14-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Love and Louis XIV

    • The Women in the Life of the Sun King
    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
    • Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 203
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 123

    The superb historian and biographer Antonia Fraser casts new light on the splendor and the scandals of the reign of Louis XIV in this dramatic, illuminating look at the women in his life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent!

    • By Louise on 04-27-08

    Regular price: $35.93

    • Marie Antoinette

    • The Journey
    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Donada Peters
    • Length: 20 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 376
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 230
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 231

    France's iconic queen, Marie Antoinette, wrongly accused of uttering the infamous "Let them eat cake", was alternately revered and reviled during her lifetime....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very Detailed

    • By Karen on 07-19-07

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The King and the Catholics

    • England, Ireland, and the Fight for Religious Freedom, 1780-1829
    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Steven Crossley
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    From beloved historian Antonia Fraser comes the dramatic story of how Catholics in the UK won back their rights after two centuries of official discrimination....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Peaceful Revolution. How it was done.

    • By Albert C Reichelt on 10-16-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England

    • By: edited by Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Wanda McCaddon
    • Length: 12 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 181
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 86
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 87

    This magnificent story of 1,000 years of English history is told through the lives and deeds of Kings and Queens...

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent introduction of British History

    • By Ian on 04-15-07

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Love and Louis XIV

    • The Women in the Life of the Sun King
    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Justine Eyre
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Antonia Fraser vividly portrays the vast edifice of Louis XIV's court between the years 1643 and 1715....

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Must You Go?

    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Sandra Duncan, Gareth Armstrong
    • Length: 11 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    Celebrated playwright Harold Pinter and critically acclaimed biographer Antonia Fraser lived together from August 1975 until his death 33 years later, on Christmas Eve 2008....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good writing; bad narration

    • By Catherine on 11-07-10

    Regular price: $21.81

    • The Gunpowder Plot

    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Robert Powell
    • Length: 6 hrs and 53 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    With a narrative that grips the reader like a detective story, Antonia Fraser brings the characters and events of the Gunpowder Plot to life....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • What was "The Gunpowder Plot" all about?

    • By Judith on 01-17-12

    Regular price: $15.88

    • The Six Wives of Henry VIII

    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Isla Blair
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Antonia Fraser deals with each woman in turn with sympathy - the sympathy they deserve for having had the unenviable fate of being Henry's wife....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderfully read and very interesting

    • By Patricia on 02-13-07

    Regular price: $15.88

    • Mary Queen of Scots

    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Patricia Hodge
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    More than 400 years after her death, Mary Queen of Scots remains one of the most romantic and controversial figures in British history....

    Regular price: $15.88

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