Andrea Zuvich

About me

Andrea Zuvich is a historian specialising in the Late Stuarts of the 17th-Century and is the creator and writer of the Early Modern history website, Twitter, and podcast: The Seventeenth Century Lady. She was recently interviewed for the Dutch documentary series, De Gouden Eeuw (NTR) and has also been interviewed about William III for the BBC, and appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour, where she discussed Queen Anne.

Andrea was a leader on and one of the original developers of The Garden History Tours at Kensington Palace, Historic Royal Palaces.

“His Last Mistress,” her first historical fiction work, is about the Duke of Monmouth and Lady Henrietta Wentworth, and was published 2013 by Endeavour Press. Zuvich self-published “The Stuart Vampire” for Halloween 2013. Forthcoming works include: two non-fiction history projects for Amberley Publishing; “William & Mary: A Novel”; a multi-author anthology; and “Anthea: Confessions of a Restoration Actress”.

From my website

Weekly Wrap-up No. 4!

Good day to you! I can’t believe another week has passed. Egads! Well, if you missed any major things this week on Facebook or Twitter, you’ve come the right place. It’s time for our weekly wrap-up! News 17th-century shipbuilding historian and brilliant artist Richard Endsor (he created the artwork in the…

Remembering King Charles I at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle

Following his brutal execution on that cold morning of the 30th of January, 1648/9, King Charles’s body was eventually transported here to Windsor. He was buried in St. George’s Chapel, in the same vault as King Henry VIII and his third wife, Jane Seymour. I met up with Mr. Rigopoulos…

Roxana by Daniel Defoe

After many years of wanting to read Daniel Defoe’s Roxana: The Fortunate Mistress, I have just finished listening to the unabridged Audible audiobook recording of this classic. Daniel Defoe who lived from 1660 – 1731, was a fascinating historical figure: he was a rebel in Monmouth’s Rebellion in 1685, to his work as a spy,…

 
Share this member