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Gloriana, or, The unfulfill"d queen

being a romance

by Michael Moorcock

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Published by Aspect in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Queens -- Fiction,
  • Seduction -- Fiction,
  • Frustration -- Fiction,
  • Political corruption -- Fiction,
  • Courts and courtiers -- Fiction,
  • Kings and rulers -- Succession -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGloriana, Unfulfill"d queen, Unfulfilled queen
    Statementby Michael Moorcock.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6063.O59 G58 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination488 p. ;
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3302188M
    ISBN 100446691402
    LC Control Number2004041921
    OCLC/WorldCa54461959

    A fable satirizing Spenser's "The Fairie Queen" and reflecting the real life of Elizabeth I, tells of a woman who ascends to the throne upon the death of her debauched and corrupted father, King Hern. Gloriana's reign brings the Empire of Albion into a Golden Age, but her oppressive responsibilities choke her, prohibiting any form of sexual satisfaction, no matter what fetish she . The Faerie Queene is also one of the most straightforward representations of Queen Elizabeth I in the poem, being a queen and all that. While Belphoebe is an embodiment of Elizabeth's famed chastity (see Belphoebe for more on that), the Faerie Queene is an embodiment of Elizabeth's sovereignty—her queenly power.

    Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif; Gloriana, or, The Unfulfill'd Queen: Michael Moorcock. Miss Luke explored Elizabeth's deprived and most hazardous childhood and youth in the lively A Crown for Elizabeth (); here she refers to those years as a training ground in tightrope strategy, and a source of object lessons in the dangerous extremities of power plays and the fate of women married to Princes. To the remarkably intelligent and shrewd Princess Elizabeth, the .

    Gloriana; or, The Unfulfill'd Queen by Michael Moorcock (Warner Aspect, $; pages, trade paperback; published in August ) One of British fantasist Michael Moorcock's greatest achievements is 's Gloriana; or, The Unfulfill'd Queen, a lush alternate history set in the immense and decadent royal castle of Albion -- a fantasized and eroticized Elizabethan . Called “Gloriana,” Elizabeth I, the new queen of England in , ushered in a period of unmatched artistic growth and political achieve-ments. She survived a difficult childhood to reach the throne at age She patched over religious differences, skillfully manipulated other rulers who sought her hand in marriage, helped guide England.


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