Journals Higher Education

$990.00

Hardcover

24 March 2014

3,300 Pages | 80 black-and-white halftones; 20 color plates; 13 maps

ISBN: 9780199205066


Bookseller Code (06)

John Nichols's The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen Elizabeth

A New Edition of the Early Modern Sources (Five-volume set)

Edited by Elizabeth Goldring, Faith Eales, Elizabeth Clarke, and Jayne Elisabeth Archer

  • The definitive scholarly edition of a fascinating collection of texts relating to Elizabeth I's 'progresses' around England in the summer and at New Year - essential reading for all scholars of Elizabethan civilization
  • Includes accounts of the dramatic performances, orations, and poems written for the Queen, supplemented by eye-witness accounts of the Queen and her progresses, contemporary correspondence, details of the day-to-day running of the Court
  • Reliable transcriptions of important early modern texts - many of which are not available in modern editions - with up-to-date scholarly annotation and commentary
  • All foreign language material - Latin, Greek, Hebrew, French, and Italian - is accompanied by specially-commissioned translations
  • Lavishly illustrated with black-and-white halftones and colour plates
  • Provides a comprehensive bibliography of printed primary and secondary sources.
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