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Elizabethans and America

A. L. Rowse

Elizabethans and America

the Trevelyan lectures at Cambridge

by A. L. Rowse

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775,
  • United States -- Civilization -- English influences,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603,
  • England -- Civilization -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A.L. Rowse
    SeriesThe Trevelyan lectures -- 1958, Trevelyan lectures -- 1958
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 221 p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16728578M
    LC Control Number60001231

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Rowse, Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and author of many distinguished books, among them The England Elizabethans and America book Elizabeth. The series is based on Dr. Rowse’s recent George Macaulay Trevelyan. Wright was the director of the Folger Shakespeare Library, the author of numerous books about the American colonial period, and in he was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship.

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--Strachey's description of the still vexed bermoothes () --Another version of the castaways on Bermuda () --Bermuda providentially saved for the English nation () --The Blessed Isles [The West Indies] () --The Virginia Indians () --Virginia's natural bounty () --A gossip reports on Virginia, including Pocahontas () --Pocahontas, lured to Jamestown by a stratagem.

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Welcome to the Good Morning America Book Club, where we'll showcase book picks from a wide range of compelling authors. Read along with us and join the conversation all month long on our Instagram account: @GMA Book Club. The Elizabethan era is the epoch in the Tudor period of the history of England during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I (–).

Historians often depict it as the golden age in English history. The symbol of Britannia (a female personification of Great Britain) was first used inand often thereafter, to mark the Elizabethan age as a renaissance that inspired national pride through.

Explore our list of Elizabethan Era - Historical Fiction Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Wilson’s book chronicles how Elizabeth went from imprisonment in the Tower of London (confined there by her half sister and queen, Mary) to a triumphant reign that spanned nearly a.

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At the centre was Elizabeth, ‘The Virgin Queen’, who. English literature - English literature - Elizabethan poetry and prose: English poetry and prose burst into sudden glory in the late s. A decisive shift of taste toward a fluent artistry self-consciously displaying its own grace and sophistication was announced in the works of Spenser and Sidney.

It was accompanied by an upsurge in literary production that came to fruition in the s and. 6 Elizabethan Explorers and Colonizers. European exploration of other continents began well before the Elizabethan Era, the period associated with the reign of Queen Elizabeth I (–) that is often considered to be a golden age in English history.

Since Italian explorer Marco Polo (–) first ventured to Asia inEurope had enjoyed the exotic merchandise and foods of the. ELIZABETH WURTZEL is the author of best-selling books including Prozac Nation,Bitch: In Praise of Difficult Women, and More, Now, Again.

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Elizabethan literature, body of works written during the reign of Elizabeth I of England (–), probably the most splendid age in the history of English literature, during which such writers as Sir Philip Sydney, Edmund Spenser, Richard Hooker, Christopher Marlowe, and William Shakespeare flourished.The Historical Dictionary of the Elizabethan World provides its users with clear definitions and descriptions of people, events, institutions, ideas, and terminology relating in some significant way to the Elizabethan period.

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