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" I know I have the body but of a weak and feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England too, and think foul scorn that Parma or Spain, or any prince of Europe, should dare to invade the borders of my realm; to which... "
The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen Elizabeth: Among which are ... - Page 522
by John Nichols - 1823
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Ridpath's Universal History: An Account of the Origin, Primitive ..., Volume 13

John Clark Ridpath - World history - 1897
...of Europe should dare to invade the borders of my realms ; to which, rather than any dishonor shall grow by me, I myself will take up arms ; I myself will be your general , your judge, and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field." In the mean time the Armada,...
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Queen Elizabeth

Mandell Creighton - 1899 - 307 pages
...scorn that Parma or Spain, or any prince of Europe, should dare to invade the borders of my realm. To which rather than any dishonour should grow by...rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field." There was no affectation in such words as these. Elizabeth could always, in an emergency, appeal to...
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Salamis. Actium. Lepanto. Gravelines. The "Revenga" Dungeness. La Hougue ...

Edward Kirk Rawson - Naval battles - 1899
...Europe should dare to invade the borders of my realm, to which rather than any dishonor shall be given by me, I myself will take up arms, I myself will be...rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field." Such words and more the Queen addressed to them, in which the spirit of determination breathed. In...
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An Introduction to Herbart's Science and Practice of Education

Henry M. Felkin, Emmie Felkin - Education - 1900 - 193 pages
...amongst you all. fiather than any dishonour should grow by me, I myself will take up arms ; I mj'self will be your general, judge, and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the fluid : and I doubt not but by your obedience to my general, by your concord in the camp, and your...
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Ridpath's History of the World: Being an Account of the Principal ..., Volume 5

John Clark Ridpath - Ethnology - 1910
...of Europe should dare to invade the borders of my realms; to which, rathej than any dishonor shall grow by me, I myself will take up arms ; I myself will be your general, your judge, and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field." In the mean time the Armada, under...
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The European Beginnings of American History: An Introduction to the History ...

Alice Minerva Atkinson - Europe - 1912 - 398 pages
...woman, but I have the heart of a king, and of a king of England too ; and rather than any dishonor should grow by me, I myself will take up arms. I myself will be your general, judge, rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field." CONCLUSION • At the time of Queen Elizabeth's...
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Our Heritage from the Old World

Josephine Heermans Greenwood - History, Ancient - 1921 - 449 pages
...borders of my realm; to which rather than any dishonor should grow by me, I myself will take up arms—I myself will be your general, judge, and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field.'' The wildest acclaim followed this speech. England caught her spirit THE SPANISH ARMADA AND THE ENGLISH...
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Eloquence in an Electronic Age: The Transformation of Political Speechmaking

Kathleen Hall Jamieson - Political Science - 1988 - 320 pages
...uttering manly speech could claim credibly that should Britain be invaded, "I myself will take up arms—I myself will be your general, judge and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field." Although some men deliver "effeminate" speech and some women master "manly" speech, theorists held...
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Invention of the Renaissance Woman: The Challenge of Female Independence in ...

Pamela Joseph Benson - Literary Criticism - 2010
...and feeble woman, but I have the heart and stomach of a king. . . . [RJather than any dishonor shall grow by me, I myself will take up arms, I myself will...rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field. (542) She is able to transcend the limitations of her ordinary woman's body and act with the spirit...
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Gender, Sex, and Subordination in England 1500-1800

Anthony Fletcher - History - 1995 - 442 pages
...the heart and stomach of a king and of a King of England too. . . . Rather than any dishonour shall grow by me, I myself will take up arms, I myself will...judge and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field.'110 The gender system allowed Elizabeth to present herself as a man because of its lack of distinction...
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