Who was Gloriana?



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Portrait of Elizabeth I (1533 - 1603) The Armada Portrait 1600c. lisby1

Gloriana was a name applied to Queen Elizabeth I after the victory over the Spanish Armada. It is a reference to the Faerie Queen in Edmund Spenser's 1590 epic poem of that name.

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