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The history of King Richard the Third.

Thomas More

The history of King Richard the Third.

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Published by Press of C. Whittingham for R. Trip-Hook, London in Chiswick .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485 -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Sir Thomas More.
      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      ContributionsGrafton, Richard, d. 1572?, Singer, Samuel Weller, 1783-1858, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA260 .M6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 p. l., [v]-xiv p., 1 l., 241, [1] p.
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6538515M
      LC Control Number11034092
      OCLC/WorldCa5340008


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May 14,  · Richard III was a child when his family, the House of York, engaged in battle against the Lancastrians for control of the country. This long and bloody. Richard III (2 October – 22 August ) was King of England and Lord of Ireland from until his death in He was the last king of the House of York and the last of the Plantagenet dynasty.

His defeat and death at the Battle of Bosworth Field, the last decisive battle of the Wars of the Roses, Father: Richard, 3rd Duke of York.

The future Richard III was the fourth son of Richard, 3rd duke of York (died ), and his duchess, Cecily Neville, to survive to adulthood. York was the most prominent duke in England, of royal descent, and the most powerful nobleman of his day.

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Text of manuscript title page for The History of King Richard the Third, by Sir George Buck () Sir George Buck (or Buc) (c.

– October ) was an English antiquarian, historian, scholar and author, who served as a Member of Parliament, government envoy to Queen Elizabeth I and Master of the Revels to King James I of England. Richard I, duke of Aquitaine (from ) and of Poitiers (from ) and king of England, duke of Normandy, and count of Anjou (–99).

His knightly manner and his prowess in the Third Crusade (–92) made him a popular king in his own time as well as the hero of countless romantic legends.

Richard then talks about King Henry VI, who prophesied long ago that Richmond would one day be King of England. Richard notes that Henry must have been mistaken in leaving out the part of the prophecy where he, King Richard III, kills Richmond. Richard. Richard I (8 September – 6 April ) was King of England from until his death.

He was the second king of the House of menards.club also ruled as Duke of Normandy, Aquitaine and Gascony, Lord of Cyprus, Count of Poitiers, Anjou, Maine, and Nantes, and was overlord of Brittany at various times during the same period.

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Braunmuller and Stephen Orgel. Coming to PBS in a Great Performances production starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Dame Judi Dench in December The legendary Pelican Shakespeare series features authoritative and meticulously. Richard III - Richard III - Reign and fall: Richard III presented himself as a reformer committed to justice and morality who would remedy the supposed misrule of Edward IV’s last years and the sexual license of his brother’s court.

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As king, Richard's chief ambition was to join the Third Crusade, prompted by Saladin's capture of Jerusalem in To finance this, he sold sheriffdoms and other offices and in he departed.