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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Sidney, Philip, Sir, 1554-1586.,
  • Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603 -- Relations with courts and courtiers.,
  • Poets, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603.,
  • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Mona Wilson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA358.S5 W5 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination328 p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4718089M
ISBN 100848230213
LC Control Number78004844
OCLC/WorldCa3748202

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