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Richard III as Duke of Gloucester

Hicks, M. A.

Richard III as Duke of Gloucester

a study in character

by Hicks, M. A.

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Published by University of York in [York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richard -- III, -- King of England.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementM.A. Hicks.
    SeriesBorthwick papers -- 70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13863564M

    Anne Neville (11 June – 16 March ) was an English queen, the younger of the two daughters and co-heiresses of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"). She became Princess of Wales as the wife of Edward of Westminster (only son and heir apparent of King Henry VI) and then Queen of England as the wife of King Richard : Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick. The Richard III Society is an organisation based in the UK with branches throughout the world. by Dr. Saxon Barton. Patron: HRH Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, KG GCVO. book and media reviews plus interesting historical articles on Richard, his life and times/5(15).

    RICHARD, Duke of Gloucester, enters alone. RICHARD Now is the winter of our discontent Made glorious summer by this son of York, And all the clouds that loured upon our house In the deep bosom of the ocean buried.   Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester, (born Birgitte Eva Henriksen, later van Deurs; 20 June ), is the wife of Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, a first cousin of Queen Elizabeth II. Lady Davina Elizabeth Alice Benedikte Windsor (born 19 November ), known as Lady Davina Lewis between and , is the elder daughter of Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, and his wife Birgitte, .

    RICHARD III, King of England, youngest son of Richard, Duke of York, by Cicely Neville, was born at Fotheringhay on the 2nd of October After the Second Battle of St. Albans in February , his mother sent him with his brother George for safety to Utrecht. They returned in April, and at the coronation of Edward IV, Richard was created Duke of Gloucester. RICHARD III (Richard, Duke of Gloucester) Often depicted in Shakespeare’s work as hunchbacked but in fact suffered from scoliosis. Historians debate whether Richard wanted the crown or if he became King by chance. H is body was later discovered in under a parking lot in .


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Richard III as Duke of Gloucester by Hicks, M. A. Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Man Who Would Be King: The Duke of Buckingham and Richard III - Kindle edition by Reedman, J.P. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading A Man Who Would Be /5(20). Richard III, also called (–83) Richard Plantagenet, duke of Gloucester, (born October 2,Fotheringhay Castle, Northamptonshire, England—died Augnear Market Bosworth, Leicestershire), the last Plantagenet and Yorkist king of usurped the throne of his nephew Edward V in and perished in defeat to Henry Tudor (thereafter Henry VII) at the Battle of.

Richard III as Duke of Gloucester and King of England, Volume 1 by Caroline A. Halsted Caroline A. Halsteds two volume biography of King Richard III, originally published inis one of the earlier, and definitely one of the most thorough, defenses of this controversial monarch.

The two volumes combined are over 1, pages in length/5. Character Analysis Richard, Duke of Gloucester, afterward Richard III Richard is Shakespeare's first villain-hero.

Self-acclaimed as one who will "outdo Machiavel," he possesses all of the traits of that Elizabethan stage villain. Richard III is an early history play probably written and performed around It is the culmination of Shakespeare's earlier three plays about Henry VI, and chronicles the bloody career of.

Genre/Form: History Fore-edge paintings (Binding) Additional Physical Format: Richard III as Duke of Gloucester book version: Halsted, Caroline Amelia, Richard III., as Duke of Gloucester and King of England.

This book can be recommended without reservation to anyone interested in understanding the circumstances through which Richard, Duke of Gloucester, became King Richard III.

It shows us what good historical analysis ought to be, as opposed to the propagation of Tudor propaganda/5(13). Richard III is a history play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in approximately It depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and.

Richard. Also called the duke of Gloucester, and eventually crowned King Richard III. Deformed in body and twisted in mind, Richard is both the central character and the villain of the play.

He is evil, corrupt, sadistic, and manipulative, and he will stop at nothing to become king. Act, Scene, Line (Click to see in context) Speech text: 1. I,1,2. Now is the winter of our discontent Made glorious summer by this sun of York; 2.

I,1,   Richard, Duke of Gloucester and the North. Michael Hicks. Richard III and the North () Richard III is the only northerner among our late medieval kings. It was because he was a northerner that he became king in the first place – because of the power-base that his northern retainers represented.

His brother Edward IV died on 9 April   The Duke was born Prince Richard of Gloucester into the then-Duke of Gloucester (son of King George V and Queen Mary) and Princess Alice, Duchess of Occupation: News Writer.

The signed book is one of only 13 of Richard III's books that is known to still exist. It is especially valuable as he has signed it 'R Gloucester' as he was only the Duke of.

Richard III as Duke of Gloucester and King of England. Gloucestershire: A. Sutton, (OCoLC) Named Person: Richard, King of England; Richard, King of England: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Caroline A Halsted. In this scene from William Shakespeare’s Richard III, the villainous, humpbacked Richard, Duke of Gloucester, brazenly attempts to woo the Lady Anne, the widow of a man he has recently stabbed to death, as she walks in the funeral procession of her father-in-law, King Henry VI, another of Richard’s d pleads his case and offers her a ring, asserting that he killed the two men.

The Richard III quotes below are all either spoken by Richard, Duke of Gloucester, King Richard III or refer to Richard, Duke of Gloucester, King Richard III. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one.

The Bones of a King: Richard III Rediscovered: Kennedy, Maev & Foxhall, Lin: Wiley Blackwell: Richard Duke of Gloucester as Lord Protector and High Admiral: Carson, Annette: Imprimis Imprimatur: Bosworth: the birth of the Tudors: Skidmore, Chris: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: Richard III and East Anglia: edited by Visser-Fuchs, L.

KING RICHARD III O Buckingham, now do I play the touch, To try if thou be current gold indeed Young Edward lives: think now what I would say.

BUCKINGHAM Say on, my loving lord. KING RICHARD III Why, Buckingham, I say, I would be king, BUCKINGHAM Why, so you are, my thrice renowned liege. KING RICHARD III Ha. am I king. 'tis so: but Edward lives.

Richard III ruled England for a mere twenty-six months, yet few English monarchs remain as compulsively fascinating, and none has been more persistently vilified. In his absorbing and universally praised account, Charles Ross assesses the king within the context of his violent age and explores the critical questions of the reign: why and how Richard Plantagenet usurped the throne; the belief.

"Richard III (2 October – 22 August ) was King of England for two years, from until his death in during the Battle of Bosworth Field. He was the last king of the House of York and the last of the Plantagenet dynasty. In the north he had the support of his trusted brother, Richard Duke of Gloucester, in whom he had vested great power and influence.

Elsewhere, several other loyal magnates kept the kingdom at peace: Thomas Stanley in the north-west, the Howards in East Anglia, Lord William Hastings in the Midlands and Anthony Woodville, Earl Rivers in the : Mary Anne Yarde.Richard is Duke of Gloucester, and, man, is he unhappy about it.

He tells us that his brother Edward has become the king of England after a series of long civil wars (a.k.a. the Wars of the Roses) between his people (the Yorks) and the e the happy news about King Edward and his family's victory, Richard is bummed and feels inadequate because 1) he was born a "deformed.Richard III (Duke of Gloucester).

Three glorious suns, each one a perfect sun; Not separated with the racking clouds, But sever'd in a pale clear-shining sky. See, see! they join, embrace, and seem to kiss, As if they vow'd some league inviolable: Now are they but one lamp, one light, one sun.

In this the heaven figures some event.