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Richard II and the Revolution of 1399

By: Bennett, Michael.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2006

Sellers ID: 02280


This is the full-length study of the last years of Richard II's reign and the circumstances of his overthrow by Henry Bolingbroke in 1399. It reviews Richard's attempts to reassert his royal authority in the 1390's including his so-called 'tyranny' from 1397 to 1399.and sets them in the context of his personal anxieties and broader ambitions. View more info

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The Death of Kings: Royal Deaths in Medieval England

By: Evans, Michael

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Hambledon Continuum: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02860


The Death of Kings is an account of what is known about the deaths of all medieval English kings - natural, violent or accidental. It also shows writers such as Shakespeare drew morals from such deaths and about the characters of individual kings, giving these deaths and imaginative and symbolic resonance that has lasted until the present day. The top rear corner as a small tear. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take ... View more info

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Richard III: A Medieval Kingship

By: Gillingham, John

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK., Collins & Brown: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02871


No king aroused and continues to arouse stronger passions - for and against - than Richard III. During his reign, no king faced more determined opposition; yet in this century no king's reputation has been more staunchly defended. The covers show a little light wear to their edges. PLEASE NOTE: economy international shipping is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Kings of Merry England

By: Lindsay, Philip.

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK, Howard Baker Ltd: 1969

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02884


From Edward the Confessor to Richard the Third, this book is filled with the lives and stories of twenty kings and one queen who wore the crown of Medieval England. This book recreates the very scent and flavour of those times. The text block is spotted and lightly marked and the DW shows signs of wear to its edges and spine and corners with small nicks and chips. PLEASE NOTE: Economy international shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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The King & Becket.

By: Pain, Nesta

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Eyre & Spottiswood Ltd: 1966

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02590


Within three days of the murder of Thomas Becket, on the 29th December 1170, the first miracle was reported as performed in his name. The King & Thomas Becket retraces the whole quarrel between the two men from Becket resigning as chancellor to his eventual murder in Canterbury Cathedral. The purple boards are faded and there is heavy mottling to the text block edges. The DJ is also discoloured and shows ware to its edges and corners. View more info