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2 edition of Elizabethan England. found in the catalog.

Elizabethan England.

Anthony West

Elizabethan England.

by Anthony West

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Published by Odyssey Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603.,
    • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 16th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Peter Spier.
      SeriesThe Odyssey library, 20
      ContributionsSpier, Peter, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA320 .W4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination43 p.
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5950605M
      LC Control Number65023287

      The arts, religion, and clothing helped create the unique culture of the Elizabethan Era. During the Elizabethan Age, people were able to know the class of one another from what they were wearing. "In Elizabethan England one's clothing provided an observer with instant knowledge of one's social status." (Sonia) People were very judgmental of. A capacious inventory of the influence on Elizabethan England of their great queen. Here are the houses, the furnishings, the food, drink, and medicine, in short all the minor and major implements that made up that rich fabric of Elizabethan daily life and were witness to the transformations occurring during that period. Black and white illustrations.

      Get this from a library! Elizabethan England. [Laura Marvel;] -- Essays look at the history of Elizabethan England covering such topics as religion, the theater, literature, poverty, . Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Harrison, William, Elizabethan England. London and Newcastle-on.

        The book doesn't quite convey, though, why the Elizabethan age should have been quite so distinctly individual-friendly – if indeed it was. None of which should obscure that Mortimer has again Author: Thomas Penn.   Liza Picard describes the laws, trends and standards of hygiene that determined who wore what in Elizabethan England. Cloth of gold and silver, tinselled satin, woollen cloth embroidered with gold and silver, sables and other furs the clothes worn by the rich make any fashionista’s mouth water. But that list was taken from one of a series.


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Every gentleman, most ladies, and practically every other adult in England is, if not an accomplished musician, at least acquainted with singing in harmony. 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 Followed by: Jacobean era.

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The Elizabethan People The Web version of the book by Henry Thew Stephenson, available through Wikisource. Daily Life in Elizabethan England provides a vivid and intimate account of life in the Elizabethan age.

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The Settlement shaped the theology and liturgy of the Church of England and was important to the development of Anglicanism as a distinct Christian tradition.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.