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 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    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 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 200
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 120

    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 367
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 221
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 222

    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

    • Must You Go?

    • My Life with Harold Pinter
    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Lindsay Duncan
    • Length: 6 hrs and 31 mins
    • Abridged
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    A unique testimony to modern literature's most celebrated and enduring marriage....

    Regular price: $11.18

    • The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England

    • By: edited by Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Wanda McCaddon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 180
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 85
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 86

    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 25 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

    • 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

    • Perilous Question

    • The Drama of the Great Reform Bill 1832
    • By: Antonia Fraser
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Abridged
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    The passing of the Great Reform Bill of 1832....

    Regular price: $19.62

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