6 May 1536 – To the King from the Lady in the Tower

| May 6, 2019

6 May 1536 – To the King from the Lady in the Tower

A letter said to have been found amongst Thomas Cromwell’s papers was written on this day in 1536, 6th May, and was given the title “To the King from the Lady in the Tower”. What did it say and was it written by Queen Anne Boleyn? I read this letter in today’s video. I’m doing […]

From the Lady in the Tower – An intriguing postscript

| May 6, 2017

From the Lady in the Tower – An intriguing postscript

Thank you to Sandra Vasoli, author of Anne Boleyn’s Letter from the Tower: A New Assessment, for sharing some of her research with us today, the anniversary of the date of the letter headed “To the King from the Lady in the Tower”, 6th May 1536. Over to Sandi… There are many perplexing questions which […]

6 May 1536 – Try me, good King, but let me have a Lawful Trial

| May 6, 2017

6 May 1536 – Try me, good King, but let me have a Lawful Trial

On this day in history, 6th May 1536, four days after her arrest, Queen Anne Boleyn may have written a letter to her husband, Henry VIII. She was of course imprisoned in the Tower of London at this time and the letter has been given the title, possibly added by Thomas Cromwell, “To the King […]

Anne Boleyn’s Letter from the Tower Video

| May 19, 2016

Anne Boleyn’s Letter from the Tower Video

The 6th May 1536 is the date on a letter which was allegedly found in Thomas Cromwell’s papers and which was addressed to Henry VIII from “Your most Loyal and ever Faithful Wife, Anne Bullen. From my doleful Prison the Tower, this 6th of May.” Many historians have dismissed this letter as a fake, but […]

6 May 1536 – A Letter from the Tower by Sandra Vasoli

| May 6, 2016

6 May 1536 – A Letter from the Tower by Sandra Vasoli

A big welcome to my dear friend Sandra Vasoli, author of Anne Boleyn’s Letter from the Tower: A New Assessment , Struck with the dart of love: Je Anne Boleyn Book 1 and the forthcoming Truth Endures: Je Anne Boleyn Book 2, who has written this guest article for us today. Thank you, Sandi! Today, […]

Anne Boleyn’s Emotional Last Letter to her Husband Henry VIII from the Tower of London

| September 14, 2015

Anne Boleyn’s Emotional Last Letter to her Husband Henry VIII from the Tower of London

Today I’m delighted to welcome author Sandra Vasoli to The Anne Boleyn Files on the first stop of her book/blog tour for Anne Boleyn’s Letter from the Tower: A New Assessment which has just been released as a kindle book and paperback. It’s a meticulously researched book and is an excellent read – congratulations Sandi! […]

Anne Boleyn’s Letter from the Tower: A New Assessment available for Pre-order Now

| September 2, 2015

Anne Boleyn’s Letter from the Tower: A New Assessment available for Pre-order Now

I know many of you were interested in what Sandra Vasoli had to say about the letter said to be written by Anne Boleyn to Henry VIII from the Tower on 6th May 1536 (click here to read that) so I just wanted to let you know that the kindle version of Sandi’s book is […]

6 May 1536 – Anne Boleyn’s Letter to Henry VIII from the Tower

| May 6, 2015

6 May 1536 – Anne Boleyn’s Letter to Henry VIII from the Tower

Thank you so much to Sandra Vasoli, author of Je Anne Boleyn: Struck with the Dart of Love for sharing some of her thoughts and research on “The Lady in the Tower” letter. Over to Sandi… Today, 6 May, marks 479 years since the origination of a compelling and mysterious letter, written according to some […]