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Articles with keyword "sixteenth century"

Opening pages of the First Folio


Did He Even Know He Was Shakespeare?

What the First Folio's history tells us about our greatest playwright

pillow cover


Red All Over: How a Tiny Bug Changed the Way We See the World

What makes the best red? The Spanish found out in sixteenth-century Mexico.

Sur's Ocean


Murty Classical Library of India Sheds Light on Sixteenth-century Lyrical Poet Surdas

Poems in the style proliferated for centuries.

Jicarilla Apache cowboy


Yippie Ki-yay Santa Fe

Real and imagined cowboys in New Mexico.

Katherine Rinne


Impertinent Questions with Katherine Rinne

Tapping into Roman waters

Sixteenth-century Spanish vessels


Underwater Clues

Two of Florida's oldest shipwrecks reveal colonists' hopes.

open King James Bible


The Everlasting Bible

New translations of the Bible have sought to make it accessible to everyone.

Deborah Harkness


Impertinent Questions with Deborah Harkness

On animated pies and other curiosities of sixteenth-century life.