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King Richard the second..., 1815

Richard Wroughton

King Richard the second..., 1815

adapted to the stage

by Richard Wroughton

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Published by Cornmarket Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsimile reprint of an original in the Birmingham Shakespeare Library, printed for John Miller, London, 1815.

Statementwith alterations and additions by Richard Wroughton, and published as it is performed at the Theatre-Royal, Drury-Lane.
ContributionsShakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16481807M

  Richard begins the play as an extravagant, self-indulgent king. He exiles two feuding noblemen, Thomas Mowbray and Henry Bolingbroke, seemingly because Mowbray has been implicated along with Richard himself in the murder of Richard’s uncle Thomas of Woodstock, duke of Gloucester, while Bolingbroke, Richard’s first cousin, is a threat to the king because he is intent on avenging the 2 days ago  In Edward III's dotage, John of Gaunt (Ghent, in modern Belgium) was virtual ruler of England. He continued as regent when Richard II, a came to the throne in Four years later a poll tax was declared to finance the continuing war with

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Richard I - Richard I - Imprisonment: Richard sailed home by way of the Adriatic, because of French hostility, and a storm drove his ship ashore near Venice. Because of the enmity of Duke Leopold he disguised himself, but he was discovered at Vienna in December and imprisoned in the duke’s castle at Dürnstein on the Danube. Later, he was handed over to Henry VI, who kept him at various King Richard the second, by William Shakespeare. Entra nella community di Writing’s Home! La registrazione e il download sono Gratuiti!?id=eb00eng&l=it.


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