Publication details

Id: 82
Ref: STC 15189
Title: An Elegie upon the death of the high and renowned Princesse, our late Soveraigne Elizabeth.
Year: 1603
Author: John Lane
Publisher: John Deane
Categories: James I
Elizabeth I
Notes: Author given as J.L. on the title page; for the attribution to John Lane see ODNB. The poem was entered into the Stationer's register on 15 April 1603 with a note that John Deane 'gett Aucthoritie for yt' [ESTC; ODNB]. Presents Elizabeth as Esther and Deborah; James as Gideon. Also draws a parallel between James and Richard I by arguing that James will be the second monarch to deserve the title of Lionheart.
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