Philip III of Spain seeks marriage with Princess Elizabeth (40 words)

Historical Context Note

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Philip III of Spain, a widower, attempts to woo James I's daughter, Princess Elizabeth. The English King, however, has other plans, aiming at a marriage with the Elector Palatine, and his hostile treatment of Philip's envoy harms relations with Spain.

Editors. "Philip III of Spain seeks marriage with Princess Elizabeth". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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