The Earl of Leicester returns to his command in the Netherlands

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Historical Context Note

Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, returns to his command in the Netherlands. This time, however, he does not act as Governor, having been forced by Elizabeth I to renounce his acceptance of this post.
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Editors. "The Earl of Leicester returns to his command in the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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