Elizabeth I: Collected Works / Edition 2

Elizabeth I: Collected Works / Edition 2

by Leah S. Marcus, Elizabeth Elizabeth I
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0226504654

ISBN-13: 9780226504650

Pub. Date: 05/28/2002

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

"An invaluable work."-Patrick Collinson, London Review of Books

This long-awaited and masterfully edited volume contains nearly all of the writings of Queen Elizabeth I, from the clumsy letters of childhood to the prayers and poetry of the monarch's later years. The first collection of its kind, Elizabeth I reveals brilliance on two counts: that

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"An invaluable work."-Patrick Collinson, London Review of Books

This long-awaited and masterfully edited volume contains nearly all of the writings of Queen Elizabeth I, from the clumsy letters of childhood to the prayers and poetry of the monarch's later years. The first collection of its kind, Elizabeth I reveals brilliance on two counts: that of the Queen, a dazzling writer, and that of the editors, whose copious annotations make the book both accessible and essential.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226504650
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Edition description:
1
Pages:
470
Sales rank:
720,789
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
List of Abbreviations and Frequently Cited Works
Preface
I. 1533-1558
Letters 1-23
Poems 1-3
Prayers 1-2
II. 1558-1572
Speeches 1-12
Letters 24-33
Poems 4-5
Prayers 3-28
Poem 6
III. 1572-1587
Speeches 13-18
Letters 34-77
Poems 7-12
Prayers 29-35
IV. 1588-1603
Speeches 19-24
Letters 78-103
Poems 13-15
Prayers 36-39
Lists of Speeches, Letters, Poems, Prayers
Index of Names

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