Anglo-French relations

Henri II of France, by François Clouet (sixteenth-century). Musée du Louvre.

 

C. S. L. Davies, ‘England and the French War, 1557-9’, in Jennifer Loach and Robert Tittler (eds.), The mid-Tudor polity, c. 1540-1560 (London: Macmillan, 1980), pp. 159-85.

T. Glasgow, ‘The Navy in Philip and Mary’s war, 1557–1558’, Mariner’s Mirror, 53 (1967), pp. 321–42.

David Grummitt, The Calais Garrison: war and military service in England, 1436-1558 (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2008).

  •  ‘The court, war and noble power in England, c.1475-1558’, in Antheun Janse and Steven J. Gunn (eds.), The court as a stage: England and the Low Countries in the late Middle Ages (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2006), pp. 145-68.
  •  ‘Introduction: war, diplomacy and cultural exchange, 1450-1558’, in David Grummitt (ed.), The English experience in France, c.1450-1558: war, diplomacy, and cultural exchange (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002), pp. 1-23.
  •  ‘“One of the mooste pryncipall treasours belonging to his realme of England”’: Calais and the crown, c. 1450-1558’, in David Grummitt (ed.), The English experience in France, c.1450-1558: war, diplomacy, and cultural exchange (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002), pp. 46-62.

E. H. Harbison, ‘French intrigue at the court of Queen Mary’, American Historical Review, 45, 3 (1940), pp. 533-51.

  • Rival ambassadors at the court of Queen Mary (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1940). 

Jennifer Loach, ‘“A close league with the king of France”: Lady Jane Grey’s proclamation in French and its part a planned betrayal’, Proceedings of the Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland, 25 (1991), pp. 234-43.

 

 

 

Recommendation – For information on Anglo-French relations during the reign of Henry VIII see:

Glenn J. Richardson, ‘Anglo-French political and cultural relations during the reign of Henry VIII (PhD., London School of Economics and Political Science, 1996).

Which can be downloaded from EThOS.