Elizabeth and Essex :a tragic history /by Lytton Strachey.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-319794

Description

4 preliminary leaves, 296 pages : frontispiece, portraits ; 23 cm, Dramatizes one of the most famous and most baffling romances in history -- between Elizabeth I, Queen of England, and Robert Devereux, the vital, handsome Earl of Essex. It began in May of 1587 when she was 53 and Essex was not yet 20 and continued until 1601.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Relations with men.
Queens
Favorites, Royal
Nobility
Courts and courtiers.
Favorites, Royal.
Man-woman relationships.
Nobility.
Queens.
Court and courtiers History 16th century.
History Elizabeth, 1558-1603
1558-1603 (Élisabeth I)

Originator

Strachey, Lytton, 1880-1932.

Publication

New York : Harcourt, Brace and Co.

Description

4 preliminary leaves, 296 pages : frontispiece, portraits ; 23 cm
Dramatizes one of the most famous and most baffling romances in history -- between Elizabeth I, Queen of England, and Robert Devereux, the vital, handsome Earl of Essex. It began in May of 1587 when she was 53 and Essex was not yet 20 and continued until 1601.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-288).
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica

Call Number

CPT CPT-01-110.387

Other People and Orgs

Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603
Essex, Robert Devereux, Earl of, 1565-1601.
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603.
Élisabeth I (reine d'Angleterre, 1533-1603)

Material Type

Biography.

Places

Great Britain
Great Britain.
Grande-Bretagne