Shakespeare"s tragedy of King Richard the Second

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American Book Company , New York
Other titlesKing Richard the Second.
Statementedited, with notes, by William J. Rolfe.
SeriesEnglish classics
ContributionsRolfe, W. J. 1827-1910.
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Tragedy of King Richard II, William Shakespeare King Richard the Second is a history play by William Shakespeare believed to have been written in approximately /5. The tragedy of King Richard the Second Unknown Binding – January 1, by William Shakespeare (Author)/5(62).

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Get this from a library. Shakespeare's Tragedy of King Richard the Second. [William Shakespeare; W J Rolfe]. Shakespeare's tragedy of King Richard the Second. New York, Harper & Brothers, (OCoLC) Named Person: Richard, King of England; Richard, King of England: Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare.

Summary. Richard II, written aroundis the first play in Shakespeare's second "history tetralogy," a series of four plays that chronicles the rise of the house of Lancaster to the British throne. (Its sequel plays are Henry IV, Parts 1 & 2, and Henry V.) Richard II. Genre/Form: Drama: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shakespeare, William, Shakespeare's Tragedy of King Richard the Second.

New York: Harper. Shakespeare's tragedy of King Richard the Second. New York, Cincinnati [etc.] American Book Co., © (OCoLC) Named Person: Richard, King of England; Richard, King of England: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare. THE TRAGEDY OF KING RICHARD THE SECOND.

For RICHARD THE SECOND the First Quarto () furnishes a good text, which, except for the abdication scene (–), is the basis of Format: Paperback. Get this from a library. Shakespeare's tragedy of King Richard the Second.

[William Shakespeare; W J Rolfe]. SCENE I. London. KING RICHARD II's palace.

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Enter KING RICHARD II, JOHN OF GAUNT, with other Nobles and Attendants KING RICHARD II Old John of Gaunt, time-honour'd Lancaster, Hast thou. The Tragedy of King Richard the Second; The Most Excellent and Lamentable Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet; A Midsummer Night's Dream; theater reviews of significant Shakespeare productions, and book reviews to keep its readers current with Shakespeare Author: Tom Kmetz.

Richard III is a historical play by William Shakespeare believed to have been written around It depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and subsequent short reign of King Richard III of England. The play is grouped among the histories in the First Folio and is most often classified as such.

Occasionally, however, as in the quarto edition, it is termed a tragedy. William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of King Richard the Second [] Also in the Library: Subject Area: Literature; This text-based PDF or EBook was created from the HTML version of this book and is part of the Portable Library of Liberty.

ePub: THE TRAGEDY OF KING RICHARD THE SECOND. DRAMATIS PERSONÆ. KING RICHARD THE SECOND. Shakespeare, William, Title: The Tragedy of King Richard the Second Alternate Title: The Tragedy of King Richard II Note: There is an improved edition of this title, eBook # Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Richard II, King.

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Richard III is a play by William Shakespeare that was first performed in Read a Plot Overview of the entire play or a scene by scene Summary and Analysis. See a complete list of the characters in Richard III and in-depth analyses of Richard. By: William Shakespeare () The Tragedy of King Richard II, by William Shakespeare, is the first of the history series that continues with Parts 1 and 2 of King Henry IV and with The Life of King Henry V.

At the beginning of the play, Richard. The Tragedy of King Richard the Second (The "Pocket Falstaff" edition of Shakespeare's complete works) Hardcover – by William/5(45). Versions of. The Tragedy of King Richard the Second. The life and death of King Richard the Second, from a facsimile copy of the First Folio () (transcription project) The Life and Death of Richard.

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The Tragedy of King Richard the Second. Updated Febru | Infoplease Staff. Contents. William SHAKESPEARE ( - ) Richard II by William Shakespeare is the first of eight plays that portray a historically-informed version of the War of the Roses - beginning in about and ending. Shakespeare’s Richard II presents a momentous struggle between Richard II and his cousin Henry Bolingbroke.

Richard is the legitimate king; he succeeded his grandfather, King Edward III, after the earlier death of his father Edward, the Black Prince. Yet Richard. As a king, Richard is supposedly divine and all powerful; as a man, he is an ordinary mortal and prey to his own weaknesses.

The private tragedy of the play, for Richard, is in his being forced to face this duality. Shakespeare demonstrates that Richard. Shakespeare's Tragedy of King Richard the Second [Rolfe, William James] on *FREE* shipping on eligible orders. Shakespeare's Tragedy of King Richard the SecondAuthor: William James Rolfe.

The Tragedy of King Richard the Second: The Garden of the Kingdom Words 3 Pages Shakespeare’s plays are not always easy to define how a particular scene contributes to the overall. Shakespeare’s Richard II opens in the court of King Richard II in Coventry, where a dispute between Henry Bolingbroke, the son of John of Gaunt, and Thomas Mowbray, the Duke of Norfolk, is to be resolved by a tournament.

Bolingbroke has accused Mowbray of being implicated in the death of the king. The Tragedy of King Richard the Second will be broadcast live to cinemas in the UK and internationally, in partnership with National Theatre Live on Tuesday 15 January A summary of Act II, scene i in William Shakespeare's Richard II.

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