A declaration of the Queen of Bohemia

concerning her comming into England to both Houses of Parliament, wherein is declared the cause of her comming, and what she intends to doe : also the resolution of the Lords and Commons, assembled in Parliament, concerning His Majesties proclaiming of divers worthy members traytors

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SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1685:34
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Pagination6 p
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Mary Dearborn's "Queen of Bohemia" is a compassionate portrait of Bryant, taking aim at many of the unkind myths repeated by back-biting leftists of her's and subsequent generations, typified by the Emma Goldman quote, "Louise wasn't a communist, she only slept with one" (originally stated by Max Eastman and later retold by Goldman)/5(9).

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Elizabeth Stuart (19 August – 13 February ) was Electress of the Palatinate and briefly Queen of Bohemia as the wife of Frederick V of the e her husband's reign in Bohemia lasted for just one winter, Elizabeth is often referred to as the "Winter Queen".

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Elizabeth of Bohemia (born Elizabeth Stuart, August 19 to February 13 ) was a Scottish born Queen of well as being Queen of Bohemia, she was also titled Electress of Palatine and Princess Elizabeth Stuart of Scotland Elizabeth was the oldest daughter of King James VI of Scotland (later, James I of England) and his wife, Anne of Denmark.

Born: 19 August The declaration and message sent from the Queen of Bohemiah, Lord Craven, Lord Goring, and divers other English gentlemen, resident at the Hague in Holland, on Friday last, Novemb.

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King Richard II’s first wife Anne has the distinction of being the only English queen from Bohemia. The marriage was a by-product of the schism within the Papacy in the fourteenth century.

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Elizabeth Stuart (), also known as Electress Palatine of the Rhine or Queen of Bohemia, was the daughter of King James VI & I and Anna of Denmark, and a key religious, political, and cultural figure in early modern Europe.

In the following year () John and Elizabeth were crowned at Prague as king and queen of Bohemia. It was a great misfortune for the young king that his father, Henry VII of Germany (who had, as was customary with the German kings, undertaken an expedition to Rome to be crowned there as Emperor), died suddenly on his way back to Germany ().

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"After the unfortunate battle and the death of King Louis at Moháč, the lands of the Bohemian crown became subject to an interregnum.

This was the more unfortunate, as under the feeble rule of the two last kings anarchy and lawlessness had already been prevalent, and had endangered the welfare of the people.

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Between and he had been living in Sweden, first as Professor of Rhetoric at the University of Uppsala, and from as the librarian of Queen Christina. In the Queen ordered him to study Descartes’ Principia so that he could instruct her (AT, V, ).

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Young Elizabeth Stuart was thrust into a life of wealth and splendor when her godmother, Queen Elizabeth I, died and her father, James I, ascended to the illustrious throne of England. At 16 she was married to a dashing German count far below her rank, with the understanding that James would help her husband achieve the crown of Bohemia.

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