Chapter 27. Afterlife

  1. Eric Ives

Published Online: 17 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444307832.ch27

Lady Jane Grey: A Tudor Mystery

Lady Jane Grey: A Tudor Mystery

How to Cite

Ives, E. (2009) Afterlife, in Lady Jane Grey: A Tudor Mystery, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444307832.ch27

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405194136

Online ISBN: 9781444307832



  • afterlife;
  • The Execution of Lady Jane Grey by the French artist Paul Delaroche - caused a sensation;
  • The painting - penetrating emotions in one of the world's most repulsive individual atrocities;
  • Charles Robert Leslie's Lady Jane Grey prevailed upon to accept the Crown;
  • ‘Lady Jane Grey at her Studies’;
  • Jane Grey in the pantheon of British glory;
  • Chaloner, being cautious in expressing public support for reform during Mary's reign;
  • ‘a heroine fearlessly suffering an undeserved death’;
  • Life and Raigne of King Edward the Sixth - John Hayward, ‘a woman of the most rare and incomparable perfections’;
  • interest in a Protestant Jane - re-emerging in the years before the Civil War