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This month’s update contains the lives of 14 Early Modern women from Anne Herbert, the sister of Queen Katherine Parr, to publisher Jane Hogarth, and including a portrait painter, travellers, merchants, vowesses, a poet, and a murderer. Read the summary of new content here.
The sister of Queen Katherine Parr and her most trusted confidant and friend. Alongside her influence at court Anne was an important patron of and participant in the English Renaissance, as well as a prominent devotee of the reformed religion.