MANTEL, Hilary. Bring up the Bodies. London: Fourth Estate, 2012.
8vo., black publisher's boards, lettered in gilt to spine; original unclipped pictorial dust jacket designed by Andy Bridge, pictorial end papers; pp. xiii, [v], 411, [iii]; fine.
The sequel to the Booker prize-winning Wolf Hall, and a continuation of Thomas Cromwell's life under the rule of Henry VIII. The novel continues where it left off during a tumultuous time in English History, as Anne Boleyn fails to provide an heir to the throne, Jane Seymour becomes an attractive prospect, and heads begin to roll…
The novel went on to win the Booker Prize in the same year.