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Queen Elizabeth -- of England
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  • The Elizabethan era is in reference to the 45 years that Queen Elizabeth ruled.
  • [Enter QUEEN ELIZABETH and the DUCHESS OF YORK.]
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
  • Higher up, there are many lights on in Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
    David Almond  --  Clay
  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham is known for treating British soldiers wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala

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  • If Queen Elizabeth’s crew of thugs come chasing after, we hid whoever needed hiding in snug little spots like this—priest holes."
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • It was brown, and got its name from Queen Elizabeth, whose nickname was Bess, because they first used that type of gun a lot during her time.
    James Lincoln Collier  --  My Brother Sam is Dead
  • In New York, he was taken aboard the Queen Elizabeth to sail for England.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • And looked helpless like a shinbone, or a tiny speck of black on the Queen Elizabeth roses, or film on the eye of a dead goldfish.
    Toni Morrison  --  Song of Solomon
  • She was being Queen Elizabeth the First of England, and Billy was supposedly Christopher Columbus.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five
  • Candide was very pleased with an actress who played Queen Elizabeth in a somewhat insipid tragedy[23] sometimes acted.
    Voltaire  --  Candide

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  • Three days later, word of the ascent reached Queen Elizabeth on the eve of her coronation, and the Times of London broke the news on the morning of June 2 in its early edition.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air
  • We are amused at beholding the costume of Henry VIII, or Queen Elizabeth, as much as if it was that of the King and Queen of the Cannibal Islands.
    Henry David Thoreau  --  Walden
  • In the poem’s past, Queen Elizabeth and the Earl of Leicester carry on their dalliance on the water, but their modern counterparts are merely sordid and seedy.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • They were as motionless as Lord Burleigh is said to have been at Queen Elizabeth’s councils, or as a sleek cat who faces the mouse-hole secretly—a presence, a concentration.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King
  • This is why, today, real power has passed from reigning monarchs to constitutional assemblies, making royals such as Queen Elizabeth mere symbols of national unity.
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • The good Earl of Kent had too much sense to abuse his peculiar privilege; but he exercised it twice after the instance we have seen of it before he was called from this world—once at the accession of Queen Mary, and once at the accession of Queen Elizabeth.
    Mark Twain  --  The Prince and The Pauper
  • Let’s imagine for the moment that you’re taking a world cruise, on the Queen Elizabeth 2, say.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • The miso shim, smelling of brine and the sea, is on the stove and the black lacquered bowls with the black lids wait on a tray on the warmer above the stove beside the King George/Queen Elizabeth mugs Mother bought to commemorate the royal visit.
    Joy Kogawa  --  Obasan
  • In the hush that ensued he would announce gravely that the Department of Agriculture—he had a letter—credited their fair island with producing America’s Finest Strawberry, or that King George and Queen Elizabeth, on a recent visit to the city of Vancouver, had been served San Piedro’s Best for breakfast.
    David Guterson  --  Snow Falling on Cedars
  • I think there are at least twenty bedrooms on the first floor; one of them has the bed in which Queen Elizabeth slept; and I have been taken by my new pupils through all these fine apartments this morning.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • A staring old Dedlock in a panel, as large as life and as dull, looks as if he didn’t know what to make of it, which was probably his general state of mind in the days of Queen Elizabeth.
    Charles Dickens  --  Bleak House
  • Here was Philip Herbert, described by Francis Osborne, in his "Memoires on the Reigns of Queen Elizabeth and King James," as one who was "caressed by the Court for his handsome face, which kept him not long company."
    Oscar Wilde  --  The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • Queen Elizabeth was a success because her navy went out and defeated the Spanish Armadillo.
    Richard Lederer  --  A Brief History of the World
  • And when this Queen Elizabeth saw that there was none other bote, then she made great dole, and said unto her gentlewoman: When ye see my lord, King Meliodas, recommend me unto him, and tell him what pains I endure here for his love, and how I must die here for his sake for default of good help; and let him wit that I am full sorry to depart out of this world from him, therefore pray him to be friend to my soul.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D’Arthur
  • He knew that to the east there lay an impenetrable mountain chain and that on the other side of the mountains there was the ardent city of Riohacha, where in times past-according to what he had been told by the first Aureliano Buendia, his grandfather-Sir Francis Drake had gone crocodile hunting with cannons and that he repaired hem and stuffed them with straw to bring to Queen Elizabeth.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  One Hundred Years of Solitude
  • I wandered through the ancient Greek and Egyptian galleries, but my favorite spot was the manuscript room, with letters written by the kings and queens of England, Henry VIII and poor Anne Boleyn, and Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • It doesn’t matter to me if he’s a vagrant or Queen Elizabeth or Jesus Christ—it just matters that we win this case for him, so that he can die on his own terms.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • And when this Queen Elizabeth saw that there was none other bote, then she made great dole, and said unto her gentlewoman: When ye see my lord, King Meliodas, recommend me unto him, and tell him what pains I endure here for his love, and how I must die here for his sake for default of good help; and let him wit that I am full sorry to depart out of this world from him, therefore pray him to be friend to my soul.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D’Arthur, Volume I
  • First, the Power of the Popes was dissolved totally by Queen Elizabeth; and the Bishops, who before exercised their Functions in Right of the Pope, did afterwards exercise the same in Right of the Queen and her Successours; though by retaining the phrase of Jure Divino, they were thought to demand it by immediate Right from God: And so was untyed the first knot.
    Thomas Hobbes  --  Leviathan
  • What is odd, the compliment to Queen Elizabeth[547] is in bad rhythm.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson  --  Selected Essays
  • Servants help Marie Antoinette and Sir Walter Raleigh, Napoleon and Queen Elizabeth from their coaches.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
  • Queen Elizabeth might never be born, Washington might not cross the Delaware, there might never be a United States at all.
    Ray Bradbury  --  A Sound of Thunder
  • In 1959, Queen Elizabeth named West a Dame Commander of the British Empire, the female equivalent of an honorary knighthood.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • Unfortunately for Queen Elizabeth, there was lead in her face paint, which may have caused lead poisoning, affecting her brain.
    Meg Cabot  --  Queen of Babble
  • Every question is discussed with moderation, and an acuteness and minuteness equal to that of Queen Elizabeth’s privy council.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • It’s funny but last year the Sex Pistols ended up doing the same thing with a photograph of Queen Elizabeth on the cover of their God Save the Queen single.
    Christina Garcia  --  Dreaming in Cuban
  • He will volunteer to scrub toilets at a London shelter for the poor—a penance that he will continue to perform long after Queen Elizabeth restores his social status in 1975 by making him a Commander of the British Empire.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • They went up the stone staircase leading simply to the long gallery above the cloisters, a gallery where all the dusty worthless old pictures had been banished for the last three generations—mouldy portraits of Queen Elizabeth and her ladies, General Monk with his eye knocked out, Daniel very much in the dark among the lions, and Julius Caesar on horseback, with a high nose and laurel crown, holding his Commentaries in his hand.
    George Eliot  --  Adam Bede
  • Dr. John Dee was Court Magician during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I in England.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • Since hosting the coronation of William the Conqueror on Christmas Day in 1066, the dazzling sanctuary has witnessed an endless procession of royal ceremonies and affairs of state—from the canonization of Edward the Confessor, to the marriage of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, to the funerals of Henry V, Queen Elizabeth I, and Lady Diana.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • They parted amicably, and Smith went, of all places, to the East, signing on as trainer for cosmetic queen Elizabeth Arden Graham.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  • "Why certainly, Ben," said Harry Tugman impatiently, "that’s the idea, but Queen Elizabeth was behind it.
    Thomas Wolfe  --  Look Homeward, Angel
  • I started off: "When I was a boy, and for long after, except for a piece about Queen Elizabeth’s Lodge, and for the part about High Beech, the Forest was almost wholly made up of pollard hornbeams mixed with holly thickets.
    William Morris  --  News from Nowhere
  • He flipped it open: on the page facing an image of Queen Elizabeth I was an old-fashioned etching of a sharp-faced man with a triangular beard.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • QUEEN ELIZABETH.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
  • QUEEN ELIZABETH.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
  • QUEEN ELIZABETH.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
  • QUEEN ELIZABETH.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
  • QUEEN ELIZABETH.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
  • QUEEN ELIZABETH.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
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