Elizabeth's glass : with "The glass of the Sinful Soul" (1544) by Elizabeth I, and "Epistle dedicatory" & "Conclusion" (1548) by John Bale / Marc Shell

Author(s): Shell, Marc
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Subjects: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603--Literary art
Great Britain--Kings and rulers--Biography
Christian poetry, French--Translations into English--History and criticism
Women and literature--England--History--16th century
Christian poetry, French--Translations into English
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c1993
LC Classification: D, DA
Physical Description: xv, 365 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Introduction: "No Man Bastard Be"
1. The Glass of the Sinful Soul 3
2. Incest, Bastardy, and the Birth of a Nation 8
3. Carnal Contagion 13
4. Speculation on Princess Elizabeth 16
5. The Sponsa Christi 23
6. Queen Marguerite of Navarre 30
7. Social Anthropology of the Universalist Orders 33
8. Libertinism and Liberty 44
9. Fraternal Love versus Respect for Parents 52
10. The Roman Vestal and the British Empress 59
11. National Siblinghood 64
John Bale (1548)
Editor's Foreword: Bale and British Nationhood 77
"Epistle Dedicatory" 83
"Conclusion" 93
"Four Clauses of Sacred Scripture" 103
Elizabeth I (1544)
Editor's Foreword: The Text and Translation 107
Elizabeth's Letter to Queen Catherine Parr 111
"To the Reader" 113
"The Glass of the Sinful Soul": Transcription of the Manuscript 114
"The Glass of the Sinful Soul": Reproduction of Holograph Manuscript 145
Glossary of Proper Names in Bale 273
Chronology 287
Notes 291
Bibliography of Works Cited 327
Index 355
Added Titles: Marguerite, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of Navarre, 1492-1549. 1993 Miroir de l'âme pécheresse
Additional Authors: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603
Bale, John, 1495-1563
Notes: LCCN: 92005554
ISBN: 0803242166 (cl)
Includes transcription of Elizabeth I's translation of Marguerite of Navarre's Le miroir de l'âme pécheresse
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-353) and index
OCLC Number: 25552317
ISBN/ISSN: 0803242166