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Make-up Throughout History - 1558 to 1901

Elizabethan Era (1558 – 1603)

Queen Elizabeth I dictated style during the Elizabethan era and since Queen Elizabeth had naturally red hair, other women would dye their hair red or auburn or they wore wigs to match the shade. 354 more words

Beauty With Ally

Unravelling the Mystery: The Professor and the un-Countess

Reviewing Shakespeare and the Countess: The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe by Chris Laoutaris; Penguin, 2014

The great mystery, of course, is how and by what means the London Stage was brought to life during one of the most repressive periods in Western History. 2,948 more words

Authorship Question

ENG 10 Unit 1.4 Romantic and Elizabethan Drama

Warm-up: Review and discuss the following terms and concepts:

Romance: a tale of adventure that features extravagant characters, exotic places, heroic events, passionate love or chivalry, & the supernatural… 988 more words

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Crushing (and Gushing) On Queen Bess

I’ve always been fascinated by the era of England’s Queen Elizabeth I.  She ruled a nation on the rising side of Empire, and the virile energy of the day reflected this.   555 more words

History

Another Book Read. Dr. Faustus by Christopher Marlowe

Dr. Faustus by Christopher Marlowe

This is the second book of the fifty I plan to read in the next 2.5 years during my 101 in 1001, I suppose it is technically a play but it is a cover with paper pages in between so I will call it a book for all intensive purposes. 286 more words

Fiction

Bellwork #12

10 Curses:

Thou vain spur-galled gull-catcher!
Thou wayward milk-livered scantling!
Thou roguish evil-eyed strumpet!
Thou greasy muddy-mettled younker!
Thou distempered guts-griping pigeon-egg!
Thou spleeny lily-livered horn-beast! 16 more words

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