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British "strangers"?
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.2090  Tuesday, 14 November 2000.

From:           Frank Whigham <
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Date:           Monday, 13 Nov 2000 20:39:59 -0600
Subject:        British "strangers"?

Colleagues,

Did the Irish, Scots, and/or Welsh ever get called "strangers" (i.e.,
foreigners) in early modern England? Or was that term reserved
exclusively for non-British-Isles folk?

Frank Whigham
 

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