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As the last Stuart monarch, Queen Anne (1665-1714) received the education thought proper for a princess, reading plays and poetry in English and French while learning dancing, singing, acting, drawing, and instrumental music. As an adult, she played the guitar and the harpsichord, danced regularly, and took a connoisseur's interest in all the arts.

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Hardcover, 792 pages
Published July 3rd 2014 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published May 10th 2014)
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James A. Winn took his undergraduate degree at Princeton summa cum laude and received his Ph.D. from Yale, where he wrote his dissertation under Maynard Mack. He has taught at Yale (1974–1983), the University of Michigan (1983–1998), and Boston University (1998–present). He served as Chairman of the Department of English from 1998 until 2007, and has served since 2008 as Director of the Boston Uni ...more