Early 17th Century
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What was the general subject of the Welsh poet Katherine Philips's work?
celebrations of the transience of all life and beauty
celebrations of lesbian sexuality in terms that did not imply a male readership
celebrations of religious ecstasy and divine inspiration
celebrations of female friendship in Platonic terms normally reserved for male friendships
James I liked to imagine himself as a modern version of which ruler?
What was the intended target of the Gunpowder Plot in 1605?
the Houses of Parliament
Which of the following colonial ventures took place in the reign of James I (1603-25)?
the founding of the Jamestown settlement
the founding of the Plymouth colony
Henry Hudson's fruitless search for the Northwest Passage
all of the above
What was the tile of Thomas Hobbes's defense of absolute sovereignty based on a theory of social contract?
The Litany in a Time of Plague
The Advancement of Learning
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