A Bloody Field by Shrewsbury

From Edith Pargeter, who also wrote as Ellis Peters, A BLOODY FIELD BY SHREWSBURY is a vivid medieval tale of Henry IV's kingdom in crisis.

Author: Edith Pargeter

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781472233332

Category: Fiction

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From Edith Pargeter, who also wrote as Ellis Peters, A BLOODY FIELD BY SHREWSBURY is a vivid medieval tale of Henry IV's kingdom in crisis. 'Chivalry, treachery, conflict of loyalties... The clash of wills is as stirring as the clash of steel' Observer England, 1399. A treacherous plot has been hatched to depose King Richard and install Henry Bolingbroke on the English throne. With the aid of his powerful friend Hotspur, Henry is victorious. But, crowned Henry IV, he rules a kingdom in crisis. In Wales, rebellion threatens. Henry's heir, Hal, is named Prince of Wales but the Welsh have a prince of their own blood and he is calling them to arms. More dangerous still, a rift is opening between Henry, Hotspur and Hal. As tension mounts, the three men are inexorably drawn into a bloody collision on which the fate of the realm will hang...

The Bloody Field

Examines England's history during the early 15th century, detailing the key players including Richard III, Henry IV, Henry V, and Owen Glendower.

Author: Edith Pargeter

Publisher: Viking Adult

ISBN: STANFORD:36105005287607

Category: Great Britain

Page: 313

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Examines England's history during the early 15th century, detailing the key players including Richard III, Henry IV, Henry V, and Owen Glendower.

The Works of William Shakespeare

I run before king Harry's victory ; Who in a bloody field by Shrewsbury Hath beaten down young Hotspur , and his troops , Quenching the flame of bold rebellion Even with the rebels ' blood . But what mean I To speak so true at first ...

Author: William Shakespeare

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ISBN: UVA:X000424729

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The Works

I run before king Harry's victory ; Who in a bloody field by Shrewsbury Hath beaten down young Hotspur , and his troops , Quenching the flame of bold rebellion Even with the rebels ' blood . But what mean I To speak so true at first ...

Author: William Shakespeare

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ISBN: BSB:BSB10929788

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The works of William Shakespeare the text formed from an entirely new collation of the old editions with notes c by J P Collier With Notes and emendations to the text of Shakespeare s plays

I run before king Harry's victory ; Who in a bloody field by Shrewsbury Hath beaten down young Hotspur , and his troops , Quenching the flame of bold rebellion Even with the rebels ' blood . But what mean I To speak so true at first ...

Author: William Shakespeare

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ISBN: OXFORD:555072196

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Shakespeare s Comedies Histories Tragedies and Poems

I run before king Harry's victory ; Who in a bloody field by Shrewsbury Hath beaten down young Hotspur , and his troops , Quenching the flame of bold rebellion Even with the rebels ' blood . But what mean I To speak so true at first ...

Author: William Shakespeare

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ISBN: NYPL:33433074891791

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