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Comprehensive information about Anne Askew including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Anne Askew (née Anne Ayscough, married name Anne Kyme ) (born 1520/1521 – died 16 July 1546) was an English poet and Protestant who was condemned as a heretic. She is the only woman on record known to have been both tortured in the Tower of London and burnt at the stake. She is also one of the earliest female poets to compose in the English language and the first Englishwoman to demand a divorce (especially, as an innocent party on scriptural grounds). This educational Anne Askew resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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