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Published: 07 January 2016

512 Pages

234x156mm

ISBN: 9780198753995


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Bad Queen Bess?

Libels, Secret Histories, and the Politics of Publicity in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth I

Peter Lake

  • Puts Catholic polemical and political activity at the centre of Elizabethan politics
  • Focuses on the emergence of a style of public politics consequent on the religious conflicts and uncertainties of the age
  • Emphasises the interaction between performance, manuscript, rumour ,and print in the conduct of public politics, both by the state and its enemies
  • Draws upon the emergent genre of the libellous secret history as a type of historical analysis
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