The Horizon Book Of The Elizabethan World.
First Edition. Hardcover, dj, 4to, 416 pp., index, profusely illustrated on color and BW. History of the 16th century: Great Britain, Spain, The Netherlands, Ottoman power, Japen, Africa, role of Philip II, inquisition, the Armada, Shakespeare, science & superstition, the Explorers. Interesting satirical painting representing The Netherlands as a milking cow, Philip II riding it, Alva milking it (p. 207).