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Good Duke Humphrey.

Brenda Honeyman

Good Duke Humphrey.

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester, 1391-1447 -- Fiction.,
    • Nobility -- Great Britain -- Fiction.,
    • Middle Ages -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [9]

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.H7724 Go, PR6058.O52 Go
      The Physical Object
      Pagination190 p.
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5087194M
      ISBN 100709136625
      LC Control Number74158524
      OCLC/WorldCa867013

      Common Knowledge Series According to Humphrey. Series: According to Humphrey. Series by cover. 1–8 of 15 (next Enter the name of the series to add the book to it. Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of. Duke Humfrey's Library is named after Humphrey of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Gloucester, a younger son of Henry IV of England. He was a connoisseur of literature and commissioned translations of classical works from Greek into Latin.


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Good Duke Humphrey book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Based on the life of Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester.4/5(1). Good Duke Humphrey by Brenda Honeyman; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Middle Ages, Nobility; Places: Great Britain; People: Humphrey Duke of Gloucester ().

Good Duke Humphrey Hardcover – January 1, by Brenda Honeyman (Author) › Visit Amazon's Brenda Honeyman Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Brenda Honeyman. The nobleman distinguished by his flowing beard, is said to be the “good duke Humphrey;” whilst in the person kneeling behind the king, we readily recognise his uncle and rival, the Cardinal Good Duke Humphrey.

book. The tapestry must therefore, have been made beforethe date of Duke Humphrey’s death (). Humphrey Plantagenet, duke of Gloucester, (born —died Feb. 23,London, Eng.), English nobleman who was the first notable patron of England’s humanists.

He became known as the “good Duke Humphrey,” but many historians, pointing to his unprincipled and inept political dealings, have questioned the appropriateness of the title. No one else was interested in Good Duke Humphrey.

book it. It Good Duke Humphrey. book Duke Humphrey who made it happen. The Good Duke Humphrey. book effect of this effort is still rippling through British society today, Vickers claims (keeping in mind this book was first published in ).

Thus, it would be impossible to overestimate the service The Good Duke paid to 4/4(2). Alfred Jones has kindly allowed me to reproduce the photograph of a cup which once belonged to Duke Humphrey, and which forms part of the collection he has made for his book on The Old Plate of the Cambridge Colleges, whilst the possessor of the manuscript copy of Beccaria’s dedication to Duke Humphrey, prefaced to his translation of.

A guide to Duke Humfrey's Library, one of the special collections reading rooms at the Bodleian Library. Good Duke Humphrey. book Duke Humfrey's Library is for readers of maps and music as well as University Archives and the Conservative Party Archive.

It also houses books on codicology, bibliography and Oxford local history. The historical Humphrey was a much more troubling person, prone to idiotic warmongering, alienating people and generally being a self-serving prick. But the image that got handed down was of Good Duke Humphrey, and so here we have him.

In other news, I named a papier-mâché spider after Humphrey. duke humphrey’s library and the bodleian Init was decided to put Good Duke Humphrey. book second storey on the Divinity School to accommodate a gift of books from Duke Humphrey of. Books shelved as dukes: The Duke and I by Julia Quinn, No Good Duke Goes Unpunished by Sarah MacLean, Good Duke Humphrey.

book Scandals to Start to Win a Duke's Heart by S. For a witness to this tradition, you need do no more than turn to an earlier volume of this journal: G. Harriss, 'Good Duke Humfrey', Bodleian Library Record, xv (), pp. University and. HUMPHREY, Duke of Gloucester, called the Good Duke Humphrey (–), youngest son of Henry, earl of Derby, afterwards Henry IV, by his first wife, Mary Bohun (d.

), was born inprobably in January or February, during his father's absence in Prussia. HUMPHREY, DUKE OF GLOUCESTER (), Good Duke Humphrey.

book the 4th son of Henry IV. He was created Duke of Gloucester inand took part in the French wars of Henry V's reign, Good Duke Humphrey. book wounded in the battle of his death-bed Henry appointed him regent of England during his son's minority, but Parliament refused to allow this, and a council of regency was appointed with Bedford as Protector.

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Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary. This article provides the revised text of a talk delivered to the Volunteer Guides of the Bodleian Library in December It reviews the career of Humfrey, duke of Gloucester () and discusses the implications of our present knowledge of his book collection.

It is followed by an appendix listing all manuscripts presently known to have been owned by him. The complete series list for - According to Humphrey Betty G. Birney. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres.

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Author Shakespeare, William, Preferred Title King Henry VI. Part 2 Title The first part of the contention betwixt the two famous houses of Yorke and Lancaster: with the death of the good Duke Humphrey: and the banishment and death of the Duke of Suffolke, and the tragicall end of the proud Cardinall of VVinchester, vvith the notable rebellion of Iacke Cade: and the Duke of Yorkes.

Whilst researching my biography of Richard, Duke of York I found myself drawn by a bitter feud that lasted for years and which in many ways was a kind of prequel to the Wars of the Roses. The more I learned about the acrimonious dispute between Cardinal Henry Beaufort and Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester the.

Vickers’ conclusion. Duke Humphrey probably deserves his lasting reputation as “The Good Duke,” among certain segments of English society, high and low.

However, the greater measure of the man is represented by his numerous, sometimes shocking failings. Duke. For reasons that are perhaps more than a little obscure Humphrey got the reputation of being a good guy, hence the nick-name the “Good Duke”.6 This reputation seems to be based on the fact that for much of his active political life he was in opposition to Henry VI’s chief ministers who were blamed for the defeat in France and for general corruption and disorder at home.

Author Shakespeare, William, Title The first part of the contention betwixt the two famous houses of Yorke and Lancaster, with the death of the good Duke Humphrey; and the banishment and death of the Duke of Suffolke, and the tragical end of the prowd cardinall of Winchester, with the notable rebellion of Iacke Cade; and the Duke of Yorkes first clayme to the crowne.

Get this from a library. The first part of the contention betwixt the two famous houses of Yorke and Lancaster: with the death of the good Duke Humphrey, and the banishment and death of the Duke of Suffolke, and the tragicall end of the proud Cardinall of Winchester, with the notable Rebellion of Iacke Cade, and the Duke of Yorkes first claime unto the Crowne.

Humphrey, Duke of Glouchester () and the Italian Humanists by Susanne Saygin (Book) Archaeologic and historic fragments. Containing, inter alia, a facsimile of a rare ms. page datedhaving reference to two of Shakespeare's most famous plays, with notes thereon by. War was an expensive business.

At one point, Humphrey was tasked with going to London to obtain more funding and yet somehow charmed his way through town, earning the nickname ‘The Good Duke Humphrey’. Despite his popularity, Humphrey was unlucky in love.

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And although he loves having amazing adventures in and out of his cage, he's also quite good at solving puzzles and telling the most hilarious jokes!5/5(1). Posts about Good Duke Humphrey written by erinlawless. Eleanor Cobham, Duchess of Gloucester (c – 7 July ), was the mistress and then second wife of Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester, the youngest son of King Henry IV.

That good Duke Humphrey traitorously is murder'd By Suffolk and the Cardinal Beaufort's means. The commons, like an angry hive of bees That want their leader, scatter up and down And care not who they sting in his revenge.

Myself have calm'd their spleenful mutiny, Until they hear the order of. THE WORLD ACCORDING TO HUMPHREY has received the: While text is interspersed with facts from a hamster care book, it ends with Humphrey's Guide to the Care and Feeding of Humans, a pleasant symmetry.

There's enough to discuss here that this book would make a good read aloud or a good choice for a small group, plus it would enliven the.

Humphrey Duke of Gloucester. A Biography By. K.H. Vickers, M.A. and which forms part of the collection he has made for his book on The Old Plate of the Cambridge Colleges, We hear a good deal of the siege engines which Humphrey made use of at the siege of Harfleur. They were of heavier metal and threw larger missiles than any guns.

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