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Richard III King of England 1452-1485

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Works: 1,326 works in 4,048 publications in 22 languages and 143,815 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Biography  Fiction  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  War stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Scores 
Subject Headings: Kings and rulers 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DA260, B
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Music from the time of Richard III by York Waits( file )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in No Linguistic Content and held by 269 libraries worldwide
The encomium of Richard III by William Cornwallis( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The History of King Richard III by Thomas More( Book )
3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
"Edward IV has recently died, leaving his offspring and potential future monarchs: twelve-year-old Edward, Prince of Wales, and Richard, Duke of York, aged nine. However, disturbing the natural succession is their uncle Richard, Duke of Gloucester, who will stop at nothing to become king." "Preying on the fears of his fellow-noblemen, Richard of Gloucester conspires with them to have the Princes abducted and imprisoned in the Tower. He then usurps the Princes' birthright, alleging that Edward, Prince of Wales, is a bastard and not a legitimate heir to the throne. In their place, Richard persuades London to accept him as king, and, according to More's account, has the Princes smothered to death to secure his position as monarch. However, it cannot be long before the conspiracy will begin to fall apart." "Much of what modern scholarship knows of Richard III stems from this biography - which itself proved the inspiration for Shakespeare's play - as does his notoriety as one of the most evil men in history. Freshly edited and presented alongside a glossary of archaic terms, this example of Early Renaissance English literature is now made available to a new generation of readers."--BOOK JACKET
King power : Leicester City's remarkable season by Richard( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
On 25th March 2015, when King Richard III - recently rescued from a municipal car park - was reburied in Leicester Cathedral, his beloved football team had just lost 4-3 to Tottenham Hotspur. Bottom of the Premier League and teetering on the edge of relegation, the future of Leicester City FC looked bleak. But, with King Richard finally at rest, things were about to change... Here, in his own words, Richard himself tells the remarkable story of how these 5,000-1 Premier League outsiders became champions - the goals, games, and dressing-room banter which led to a triumph of Shakespearean proportions for this team of heroes
De termino Michaelis, anno secundo Richardi tertij ( Book )
2 editions published in 1587 in Romance [Other] and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Sonatina : for solo violin (on the reburial of King Richard III) by Paul Carr( score )
1 edition published in 2015 in No Linguistic Content and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Calendarium inquisitionum post mortem sive escaetarum by Great Britain( Book )
2 editions published in 1828 in Latin and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The political history of England : in twelve volumes by Charles Oman( Book )
2 editions published between 1906 and 1969 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Threnody for violin : the most famous prince of blessed memory : for solo violin by Paul Lewis( score )
1 edition published in 2015 in No Linguistic Content and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Richard the Third by Paul Murray Kendall( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Paul Murray Kendall's masterful account of the life of England's King Richard III has remained the standard biography of this controversial figure
A lecture on the times and the play of Richard the Third, delivered in Crosby Hall, November 8th, 1843 by Miles Beale( Book )
2 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Letters and papers illustrative of the reigns of Richard III and Henry VII by James Gairdner( Book )
2 editions published between 1863 and 1965 in French and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
This collection, published 1861-3 in the Rolls Series, contains documents from the period 1483 to 1509, when the House of York was replaced by the Tudor dynasty. It was one of many selections of source material on the period 1450-1550 compiled by James Gairdner (1828-1912), a long-serving archivist at the Public Record Office, whose work laid the foundations for much subsequent scholarship in British history. Volume 2 contains over 100 letters and records, some from European libraries, including extensive material on James IV of Scotland and his foreign diplomacy. The correspondents include rulers, dignitaries and prelates from all over Europe, writing in Latin, French and English. Prominent among them are Pope Julius II and the Archdukes of Austria. They cover a wide range of topics including the economy, trade, taxation, knighthoods, dynastic alliances, and indulgences. The volume opens with an introductory essay and a chronological summary of its contents
Règne de Richard III, ou Doutes historiques sur les crimes qui lui sont imputés by Horace Walpole( Book )
1 edition published in 1800 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The tragical history of King Richard III : as it is acted at the Theatre Royal by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1700 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Prehistoric times to Richard III., 1485 by William Edwards( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Historic doubts on the life and reign of King Richard the Third by Horace Walpole( Book )
1 edition published in 1768 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Richard the Third by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published between 1966 and 1976 in Hungarian and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Shakespeare's Richard III presents difficult textual problems. There are some 2,000 verbal differences between the text of the first quarto (1597) and the version in the First Folio (1623). Although the narrative of the two plays is virtually identical, each has lines which are not found in the other, parts of the play are arranged differently and the quarto deploys fewer characters." "In the past editors have based an analysis of the quarto text on its conjectural relationship with the Folio. In this edition Peter Davison examines every quarto reading to establish a presumption of originality. He proposes that Shakespeare's company, the Lord Chamberlain's Men, used a memorially reconstructed text of Richard III during a touring performance of the play, and that text provided the manuscript for the 1597 quarto. A lengthy introduction sets out the problem and the proposed solution. The text of the quarto is accompanied by a collation of variant readings and substantial textual notes." "An important element of this edition is the history of what happened to the text on tour. Using examples of touring practice of the past 400 years, the introduction shows how the actors' involvement helped to produce the text we have."--Jacket
The history of the reigns of Edward V. and Richard III by Thomas More( Book )
2 editions published in 1789 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The sunne in splendour by Sharon Kay Penman( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
He was the last-born son of the Duke of York. He would become the last Plantagenet King of England. He is perhaps the most controversial monarch ever to rule that island nation. Certainly the most vilified. He was Richard III. This book reverberates with the sound of truth as it re-creates the life of this most complex and compelling man
A brife discourse in praise of Kinge Richard the third or an apologie against y malitious slanders and accusacions of his detractinge aduersaries by William Cornwallis( Book )
2 editions published in 1600 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
III Riçard
III. Richárd angol király
III. Richard (İngiltere Kralı)
Rėčards III
Rhisiart III, brenin Lloegr
Ricard 1483-1485 d'Anglaterra III
Ričard III
Ricard III d'Anglaterra
Ricard III, d'Anglaterra, 1483-1485
Ricard III, rei d'Anglaterra
Ricard rei d'Anglaterra III
Ričardas III
Ricardo 1452-1485 rei d'Anglaterra III
Ricardo III d'Anglaterra
Ricardo III de Inglaterra
Ricardo III d'Inghiltæra
Ricardo III, rei d'Anglaterra, 1452-1485
Ričards III Jorks
Ricardus III
Riccardo 1452-1485 King of England III
Riccardo III d'Inghilterra re d'Inghilterra dal 1483 fino alla morte
Riccardo III, King of England, 1452-1485
Richard 1452-1485 Angleterre, Roi
Richard 1452-1485 England, König
Richard 1452-1485 Igirisu Kokuo
Richard 1452-1485 King of England III
Richard 1452-1485 rei d'Anglaterra III
Richard 1452-1485 roi d'Angleterre III
Richard 1452-1485 イギリス コクオウ
Richard 3. af England
Richard 3-sè
Richard 3ma di Anglia
Richard 3sei, 1452-1485, Igirisu Kokuo
Richard 3セイ, 1452-1485, イギリス コクオウ
Richard al III-lea al Angliei
Richard III.
Richard III. Angleterre, Roi 1452-1485
Richard III, Anglijas karalis, 1452-1485
Richard III của Anh
Richard III dari England
Richard III dari Inggris
Richard III. England, King 1452-1485
Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485
Richard III König von England (1483–1485)
Richard III o Ingland
Richard III od Engleske
Richard III of England English monarch
Richard III, rei d'Anglaterra, 1452-1485
Richard III roi d'Angleterre
Richards 1452-1485 rei d'Anglaterra III
Richards III, rei d'Anglaterra, 1452-1485
Richardus 1452-1485 Anglia, Rex
Richardus III. Anglia, Rex 1452-1485
Richarzh III
Rikard III av England
Rikard III, kralj Engleske
Rikardo III.a Ingalaterrakoa
Rikardo la 3-a
Rikhard III
Ríkharður 3. Englandskonungur
Risteard III Shasana
Ryszard III York król Anglii
Ριχάρδος Γ΄ της Αγγλίας
Ричард III
Ричард III, Anglijas karalis, 1452-1485
Рычард III
Річард III
Ռիչարդ III
ריצ'רד השלישי, מלך אנגליה
ريتشارد التالت ملك انجلترا
ريتشارد الثالث ملك إنجلترا
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ریچارد سوم انگلستان
रिचर्ड ३
रिचर्ड तिसरा
இங்கிலாந்தின் மூன்றாம் ரிச்சர்டு
റിച്ചാർഡ് മൂന്നാമൻ
พระเจ้าริชาร์ดที่ 3 แห่งอังกฤษ
რიჩარდ III
리처드 3세
リチャード
リチャード3世
理查三世
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