The Persian Empire in English Renaissance Writing, 1549–1622. Jane Grogan. Early Modern Literature in History. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. x + 256 pp. $90.

@article{Andrea2015ThePE,
  title={The Persian Empire in English Renaissance Writing, 1549–1622. Jane Grogan. Early Modern Literature in History. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. x + 256 pp. \$90.},
  author={Bernadette Diane Andrea},
  journal={Renaissance Quarterly},
  year={2015},
  volume={68},
  pages={759 - 760}
}
  • B. Andrea
  • Published 1 June 2015
  • Art
  • Renaissance Quarterly
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