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 […]

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

| May 6, 2014

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

A letter with the heading “To the King from the Lady in the Tower” and allegedly written by Anne Boleyn, while she was imprisoned in the Tower, was said to have been found amongst Thomas Cromwell’s papers. It read: “Sir, your Grace’s displeasure, and my Imprisonment are Things so strange unto me, as what to […]

6 May 1536 – From the Lady in the Tower

| May 6, 2013

6 May 1536 – From the Lady in the Tower

On 6th May 1536, it is said that Anne Boleyn wrote the following letter to her husband, King Henry VIII, from the Tower of London: “To the King from the Lady in the Tower” [Heading said to have been added by Thomas Cromwell] “Sir, your Grace’s displeasure, and my Imprisonment are Things so strange unto […]

The Mystery of Anne Boleyn’s Message to Henry VIII

| August 10, 2012

The Mystery of Anne Boleyn’s Message to Henry VIII

I’ve recently been corresponding with a reader of my book on the fall of Anne Boleyn regarding a message that Anne Boleyn was said to have sent Henry VIII on 19th May 1536. The reader had seen the words of this message on a few websites and wanted to know the source of them and […]

6th May 1536 – From my Doleful Prison

| May 6, 2012

6th May 1536 – From my Doleful Prison

On 6th May 1536, it is said that Anne Boleyn wrote a letter to her husband, King Henry VIII, from her “doleful Prison the Tower. The letter was headed with the words “To the King from the Lady in the Tower”, alleged to have been written by Thomas Cromwell. Find out more in my article […]

To the King from The Lady in the Tower – A Letter from Anne Boleyn?

| May 6, 2011

To the King from The Lady in the Tower – A Letter from Anne Boleyn?

The following letter has today fallen into our hands, here at The Anne Boleyn Files, and we are told that it is a copy of one written by Queen Anne Boleyn to her husband, King Henry VIII, on this very day, 6th May 1536. Here is a transcript:- “To the King from the Lady in […]