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The history of King Richard the Third

Author: Thomas More, Saint; George M Logan
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : A reading edView all editions and formats
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This book is Thomas More's masterpiece. With the help of Shakespeare, whose Richard the Third took More's work as its principal model, the History determined the historical reputation of an English king and spawned a seemingly endless controversy about the justness of that reputation. Logan has produced a scholarly yet accessible edition designed to make More's exhilarating work fully accessible to modern readers.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Early works
History
Early works to 1800
Ouvrages avant 1800
Biography Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
More, Thomas, Sir, Saint, 1478-1535.
History of King Richard the Third.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005013352
Online version:
More, Thomas, Sir, Saint, 1478-1535.
History of King Richard the Third.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)812132255
Named Person: Richard, King of England; Richard, King of England; Richard, roi d'Angleterre; Richard, King of England
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas More, Saint; George M Logan
ISBN: 0253346576 9780253346575 0253217997 9780253217998 9780253111777 0253111773
OCLC Number: 133163917
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (lxi, 141 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Chronology; The History of King Richard the?ird; Selective Glossary; Editorial Practices; Textual Notes; Appendix: Literary Relations; Index.
Responsibility: Thomas More ; edited by George M. Logan.

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