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The star of Lancaster

Author: Jean Plaidy
Publisher: London : Arrow Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Richard the Second is losing his hold on the crown and Henry of Bolingbroke, previously exiled by the king, returns to England to claim it. Richard is deposed and dies mysteriously, murdered some say on the orders of Bolingbroke, now King Henry the Fourth. But Henry finds the crown harder to hold onto than it was to win.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
History
Fiction
Named Person: Richard, King of England; Henry, King of England; Henry, King of England; Henry, King of England; Henry, King of England; Richard, King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 9780099533085 0099533081
OCLC Number: 276647617
Notes: Originally published: London: Hale, 1981.
Description: 401 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jean Plaidy.

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Richard the Second is losing his hold on the crown and Henry of Bolingbroke, previously exiled by the king, returns to England to claim it. When the king dies, Harry became King Henry the Fifth, and  Read more...

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"Plaidy excels at blending history with romance and drama" * New York Times *

 
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