Two Dutch Anabaptists are burnt at Smithfield on Elizabeth's orders

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Historical Context Note

Two Dutch Anabaptists are burnt at Smithfield on the Queen's orders. Meanwhile, Elizabeth herself visits Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, at Kenilworth on her summer progress around England.
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Editors. "Two Dutch Anabaptists are burnt at Smithfield on Elizabeth's orders". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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