Coronation of Elizabeth I (46 words)
Historical Context Note
Elizabeth I is crowned Queen of England in Westminster Abbey. Festivities included a grand procession of five pageants, emphasising the ways in which Elizabeth would be superior to her precedessor Mary, such as in her English genealogy and her virtues in opposition to superstition and ignorance.14965 Coronation of Elizabeth I 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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Editors. "Coronation of Elizabeth I". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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