
Shakespeare’s Sonnets
by William Shakespeare
4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 32,512 ratings


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Richard II
by William Shakespeare
3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 5,262 ratings


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Utopia
by Thomas More
3.43 of 5 stars 3.43 avg rating — 18,692 ratings


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The Faerie Queene
by Edmund Spenser
3.48 of 5 stars 3.48 avg rating — 6,665 ratings


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The Merchant of Venice
by William Shakespeare
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 64,145 ratings


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The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus
by Christopher Marlowe
3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 20,076 ratings


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The Astrologer
by Scott G.F. Bailey
4.53 of 5 stars 4.53 avg rating — 15 ratings


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The Scholemaster
by Roger Ascham
4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings


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Don Quixote
by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 59,974 ratings


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The Complete Essays
by Michel de Montaigne
4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 3,933 ratings


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The Unfortunate Traveller and Other Works
by Thomas Nashe
3.26 of 5 stars 3.26 avg rating — 228 ratings


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Drama Of The English Renaissance
by M.L. Wine
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 4 ratings


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The Book of the Courtier: From the Italian of Count Baldassare Castiglione
by Thomas Hoby
3.49 of 5 stars 3.49 avg rating — 729 ratings


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The Prince
by Niccolò Machiavelli
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 68,072 ratings


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Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 882,659 ratings


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The Acts and Monuments of John Foxe: A New and Complete Edition: With a Preliminary Dissertation,
by George Fyler Townsend
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings


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The School Of Abuse, Containing A Pleasant Invective Against Poets, Pipers, Players, Jesters, &C
by Stephen Gosson
2.0 of 5 stars 2.00 avg rating — 1 rating


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The Jew of Malta
by Christopher Marlowe
3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 905 ratings


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Praise of Folly
by Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 2,996 ratings


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English Renaissance Drama
by David M. Bevington (Editor)
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 62 ratings


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The White Devil
by John Webster
3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 340 ratings


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Chaucer to Spenser
by Pearsall
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 6 ratings


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Renaissance Drama: An Anthology of Plays and Entertainments
by Arthur F. Kinney (Editor)
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 20 ratings


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The Countess of Pembroke’s Arcadia: The Old Arcadia
by Philip Sidney
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 198 ratings


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A Midsummer Night’s Dream
by William Shakespeare
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 166,273 ratings


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The Discoverie of the Large, Rich, and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana
by Walter Raleigh
2.45 of 5 stars 2.45 avg rating — 22 ratings


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Edward II
by Christopher Marlowe
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 1,135 ratings


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The Constant Princess (The Tudor Court, #1)
by Philippa Gregory (Goodreads Author)
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 55,644 ratings


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The Shoemaker’s Holiday
by Thomas Dekker
3.29 of 5 stars 3.29 avg rating — 156 ratings


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The Poems Of Sir Walter Raleigh: Collected And Authenticated With Those Of Sir Henry Wotton And Other Courtly Poets From 1540 To 1650
by Walter Raleigh
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 14 ratings


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The Queen’s Fool (The Tudor Court, #4)
by Philippa Gregory (Goodreads Author)
3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 43,004 ratings


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Elizabeth I: Collected Works
by Elizabeth I Tudor
4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 67 ratings


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Othello
by William Shakespeare
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 128,676 ratings


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Praise of Folly
by Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 2,996 ratings


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The Other Boleyn Girl (The Tudor Court, #2)
by Philippa Gregory (Goodreads Author)
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 219,120 ratings


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Gallathea and Midas
by John Lyly
3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 19 ratings


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Gargantua and Pantagruel
by François Rabelais
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 4,365 ratings


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Wyatt, Surrey, And Early Tudor Poetry
by Elizabeth Heale
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings


39 

Silver Poets Of The Sixteenth Century: Sir Thomas Wyatt, Henry Howard, Sir Walter Ralegh, Sir Philip Sidney, Mary Sidney, Michael Drayton, And Sir John Davies (Everyman’s Library
by Douglas BrooksDavies (Editor)
4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 22 ratings


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Greene’s Groatsworth Of Wit: Bought With A Million Of Repentance (1592)
by Robert Greene
4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 8 ratings


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Defence of Poesie, Astrophil and Stella, and Other Writings
by Philip Sidney
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 147 ratings


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The Surrey and Wyatt Anthology, 15091547 A.D
by Edward Arber
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating


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The Cambridge Companion to English Renaissance Drama
by A.R. Braunmuller (Editor)
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 5 ratings


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A View of the State of Ireland: The Production and Experience of Consumption
by Edmund Spenser
2.88 of 5 stars 2.88 avg rating — 32 ratings


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The Two Noble Kinsmen
by John Fletcher
3.3 of 5 stars 3.30 avg rating — 299 ratings


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The Spanish Colonie, or Briefe Chronicle or the Acts & Gestes of the Spaniardes in the West Indies
by Bartolomé de las Casas
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings


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The Discovery of Guiana
by Walter Raleigh
2.45 of 5 stars 2.45 avg rating — 22 ratings


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A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia
by Thomas Hariot
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 5 ratings


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The Summoning of Everyman
by Anonymous
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 19 ratings


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A True Relation of Virginia
by John Smith
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating


51 

The History and Description of Africa 3 Volume Paperback Set: And of the Notable Things Therein Contained
by Leo Africanus
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings


52 

Renaissance Women Poets
by Isabella Whitney 