Records of Early English Drama: Civic London 1558-1642


REED Civic London 1558-1642

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Saved from the Armada

On 24th November 1588 Elizabeth I attended a sermon at St Paul’s cathedral to mark the defeat of the Spanish Armada. Since this was close to the date of her Accession Day anniversary (17th November), considerable ceremonial activity accompanied the Queen’s visit to the City. The event is recorded in Stow and Howes’s Annales ofContinue reading “Saved from the Armada”

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Civic London 1558-1642 is an AHRC-funded project uncovering records of drama and music in early modern London.

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