Sense of Touch: Love and Duty at Anne of Brittany’s Court

‘In July 1497 Anne of Brittany, Queen of France, gives birth to a son. Within hours the child joins the five dead siblings who came before him. In the mournful weeks that follow, fifteen-year-old Nicole St. Sylvain meets Philippe de Bois, a young horse trainer. The attraction between the two is immediate, but duty and … Continue reading Sense of Touch: Love and Duty at Anne of Brittany’s Court