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Roger Ascham: Additional Resources

Biographical - The Cambridge History, &c.
Biography - Columbia Encyclopedia
Biography - Encyclopedia Britannica
Biography - Thomas Olsen, Literary Encyclopedia
Biography - NNDB
Johnson's Life of Ascham - Jack Lynch
Grant's Oration on the Life and Death of Roger Ascham - Google Books

Online Books on Ascham
Katterfeld's 1879 Roger Ascham: Sein Leben und seine Werke - Google Books

Title-page of Scholemaster (1570)
Title-page of Scholemaster (1570)
Title-page of Toxophilus - Courtesy of Google Books
Queen Elizabeth's letter to Philip II in Ascham's hand - Folger Shakespeare Library
Ascham's Dedication to Cardinal Pole - Cambridge
Title-page of Toxophilus - UVictoria
Pages from Ascham's Toxophilus - The Newberry Library
The Grave of Roger Ascham - Find A Grave

Creative Quotations from Ascham - Baertracks
Ascham Page - UVictoria
English Universities: Ascham - The Cambridge History, &c.
Ascham and Elizabethan Criticism - The Cambridge History, &c.
The SAC LitWeb Ascham Page - Roger Blackwell Bailey, Ph.D.

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Images of London:
London in the time of Henry VII. MS. Roy. 16 F. ii.
London, 1510, the earliest view in print
Map of England from Saxton's Descriptio Angliae, 1579
Location Map of Elizabethan London
Plan of the Bankside, Southwark, in Shakespeare's time
Detail of Norden's Map of the Bankside, 1593
Bull and Bear Baiting Rings from the Agas Map (1569-1590, pub. 1631)
Sketch of the Swan Theatre, c. 1596
Westminster in the Seventeenth Century, by Hollar
Visscher's Panoramic View of London, 1616. COLOR

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