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The life and times of Richard II

Michael Senior

The life and times of Richard II

by Michael Senior

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography : p. 219.

    StatementMichael Senior ; introduction by Antonia Fraser. --
    SeriesKings and queens of England, Kings and queens of England
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA235 .S4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26575436M
    ISBN 100297779253

    Richard II () was king of England from to His reign, which ended in his abdication, saw the rise of strong baronial forces aiming to control the monarchy. Richard II, known as Richard of Bordeaux from his birthplace, was born on Jan. 6, , the younger son of Edward, Prince of Wales (the Black Prince), and Joan, daughter of Edmund. The Life and Death of King John, a history play by William Shakespeare, dramatises the reign of John, King of England (ruled –), son of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine and father of Henry III of is believed to have been written in the mids but was not published until it appeared in the First Folio in

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The tragedie of King Richard, the Second: the life and times of Richard II (), King of England () compared to those of Richard of America in his second administration. This book--the first full-length biography of Richard in more than fifty years--offers a radical reinterpretation of the king.

Nigel Saul paints a picture of Richard as a highly assertive and determined ruler, one whose key aim was to exalt and dignify the crown. The book is written such that the author provides certain details then asks Little Richard, his family members and some people close to him to give personal accounts.

It shows a man fighting with duality while sharing vast amounts of energy with his audience.4/5. Richard II, chronicle play in five acts by William Shakespeare, written in –96 and published in a quarto edition in and in the First Folio.

The play is the first in a sequence of four history plays known collectively as the ‘second tetralogy.’. Click to read more about The Life and Times of Richard II by Michael Senior.

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Enter KING RICHARD II, JOHN OF GAUNT, with other Nobles and Attendants My name be blotted from the book of life, And I from heaven banish'd as from hence. But what thou art, God, thou, and I do know; Though Richard my life's counsel would not hear, My death's sad tale may yet undeaf his ear.

Richard II takes place during two years of the life of England’s King Richard II, who reigned from to Born the grandson of Edward III and a member of the Plantagenet family, Richard II inherited the throne as a child.

The play begins the story of the Tudor reign, which culminated with Shakespeare’s Queen Elizabeth I. Richard II also sets up the divide within the Plantagenet.

The Forme of Cury (The Method of Cooking, cury being from Middle French cuire: to cook) is an extensive collection of medieval English recipes from the 14th century. Originally in the form of a scroll, its authors are listed as "the chief Master Cooks of King Richard II".It is among the oldest English cookery books, and the first to mention olive oil, gourds, and spices such as mace and cloves.

Richard II quizzes about important details and events in every section of the book. Richard's speech here is rhetorically powerful, but it does not actually address any of these questions. Shakespeare’s Life & Times Dive into our comprehensive guide to ace. Buy The Life and Times of Richard II Reprint by Michael Senior (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Myers. Format Book Published Washington, Acropolis Books, Description p. illus. 21 cm. Other titles. Richard II quizzes about important details and events in every section of the book.

King Richard has departed for Ireland to put down the rebels there. Back at Windsor Castle, near London, Queen Isabel mourns his absence. Shakespeare’s Life & Times Dive into our comprehensive guide to ace your Shakespeare assignments. The Life and Times of Richard I book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(7).

This episode considers the court of Richard II. Richard presided over the first truly sophisticated and artistic court in England. Painters, sculptors, poets, tailors, weavers and .The Tragedy of Richard II is the only play by Shakespeare in which the phrase "book of life" or "book of heaven" occurs.

The book of life is a register of names of those who will get into : Laura Estill.