Treat yourself to the best of 2017—our top print & eBooks are just 14.99! Shop now >>

Queenship and Power

Learned Queen

The Image of Elizabeth I in Politics and Poetry

Authors: Shenk, L.

Buy this book

eBook 76,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-0-230-10185-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 93,59 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-0-230-61562-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
About this book

The first book to examine Elizabeth I as a learned princess, Learned Queen examines Elizabeth's own demonstrations of erudition alongside literary works produced by such political luminaries as Sir Philip Sidney and Robert Devereux, earl of Essex.

About the authors


LINDA SHENK is an Assistant Professor of English at Iowa State University, USA.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Shenk, Linda

    Pages 1-20

    Preview Buy Chapter 30,19 €
  • Queen Solomon: Elizabeth I in Christian Prayers and Meditations (1569)

    Shenk, Linda

    Pages 21-53

    Preview Buy Chapter 30,19 €
  • A Wise Elizabeth and Her Devoted Diplomats: Sidney’S the Lady of May and Anglo-Dutch Relations

    Shenk, Linda

    Pages 55-88

    Preview Buy Chapter 30,19 €
  • Queen of the Word: Elizabeth, Divine Wisdom, and Apocalyptic Discourse in the 1580s

    Shenk, Linda

    Pages 89-122

    Preview Buy Chapter 30,19 €
  • Philosopher-Queen: Elizabeth’s Transcendent Wisdom In The 1590s

    Shenk, Linda

    Pages 123-158

    Preview Buy Chapter 30,19 €

Buy this book

eBook 76,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-0-230-10185-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 93,59 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-0-230-61562-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

Services for this book

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Learned Queen
Book Subtitle
The Image of Elizabeth I in Politics and Poetry
Authors
Series Title
Queenship and Power
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-10185-2
DOI
10.1057/9780230101852
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-61562-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 262
Topics