The tragedy of King Richard the Third
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The tragedy of King Richard the Third containing his treacherous plots against his brother Clarence, the pittiefull murther of his innocent nephewes, his tyrannicall usurpation, with the whole course of his detested life and most deserved death by

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Published by Printed by Valentine Sims for Andrew Wise in At London .
Written in English


  • Richard -- III, -- King of England, -- 1452-1485 -- Drama

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Edition Notes

Other titlesKing Richard the Third, King Richard III
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
The Physical Object
Pagination[94] p
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16918328M

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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 III, The Princes, and Margaret. Here's where you'll find analysis about the play as a whole. After King Edward dies, Richard becomes lord protector of England—the figure in charge until the elder of Edward’s two sons grows up. Next Richard kills the court noblemen who are loyal to the princes, most notably Lord Hastings, the lord chamberlain of England. KING RICHARD III Lo, at their births good stars were opposite. QUEEN ELIZABETH No, to their lives bad friends were contrary. KING RICHARD III All unavoided is the doom of destiny. QUEEN ELIZABETH True, when avoided grace makes destiny: My babes were destined to a fairer death, If grace had bless'd thee with a fairer life. KING RICHARD III. The tragedy of King Richard the Third. [William Shakespeare; Peter Holland] -- After a long civil war between the royal family of York and the royal family of Lancaster, England enjoys a period of peace under King Edward IV and the victorious Yorks.

The Tragedy of King Richard the Third. Richard the Third takes up the action from Henry VI, Part Three. Edward IV has grown ill, and will not live much longer. Richard III (the Duke of Gloucester) still has his eye on the throne even though his brother, Edward IV occcupies it. The tragedy of King Richard the Third. An annotated edition of Shakespeare's tragedy about Richard of Gloucester's obsessive pursuit of his brother's throne; also includes essays on Shakespeare's theatrical world and his texts, and a scholarly introduction. The Tragedy of King Richard the Third III Summary by Michael McGoodwin, prepared William Hogarth: David Garrick as Richard III, (Detail) Richard is seen to be in devotions with the two reverend fathers and a prayer book in his hands--B. praises his piety to the citizens. B. entreats Richard to interrupt his devotions to meet with. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.