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Florizel

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas.

Built in 1909, Florizel was the flagship of Bowring Brothers' steamship company. One of the first ice-breaking ships, it was 93 m long, weighed 1,980 tons, and was equipped with ...

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Florizel

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas.

Built in 1909, Florizel was the flagship of Bowring Brothers' steamship company. One of the first ice-breaking ships, it was 93 m long, weighed 1,980 tons, and was equipped with ...

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Florizel

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The prince of Bohemia, in Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale; as a young man, George, Prince of Wales, afterwards George IV, signed his letters to the actress Mary Robinson (see Perdita)...

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Florizel

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 58 words.

george iv, when Prince of Wales, corresponded under this name with Mrs Robinson, the actress, generally known as

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Florizel

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 10 words.

in Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, the lover of Perdita.

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Florizel

Melvin Baker and Aidan Maloney.

in The Oxford Companion to Canadian History

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional and National History. 191 words.

Built in 1909, Florizel was the flagship of Bowring Brothers' steamship company. One of the first ice-breaking ships, it

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Florizel

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 47 words.

In Shakespeare's The *Winter's Tale, the prince of Bohemia who falls in love with the rustic Perdita.

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Florizel

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 26 words.

the son of Polixenes, woos Perdita (who he thinks is a shepherdess) disguised as ‘Doricles’, a shepherd, in The Winter’s

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Florizel

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 25 words.

the son of Polixenes, woos Perdita (who he thinks is a shepherdess) disguised as ‘Doricles’, a shepherd, in The Winter's

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Florizel

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 33 words.

the prince of Bohemia, in Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale; as a young man, George, Prince of Wales, afterwards

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Florizel <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 10 words.

ˈflɒrɪˌzel

sp Florizel1, Florizell7

rh well WT 4.1.22

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