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A short character of Charles II. King of England

John Sheffield

A short character of Charles II. King of England

Written by John Duke of Buckingham, ... With the conference between the Duke of Buckingham, and Father Fitzgerald, an Irish Jesuit, sent by King James the IId, to convert his then Grace in his sickness to the Romish religion. Faithfully taken by his Grace"s secretary.

by John Sheffield

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Published by printed by and for R. Phillips; and sold by J. Stone in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1991. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 4634, no. 07).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4634, no. 07.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination30p.,plate
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16869029M

People/Characters: William II, King of England. People/Characters by cover. Charles II, King of England, Scotland, and Ireland. Charles IV, King of France. Arthur Conolly. King Constantine. Thomas Cromwell, 1st Earl of Essex. Related book awards. Torchlight List. Betty Trask Award.   Charles II, son of Charles I, became King of England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland in as a result of the Restoration Settlement. Charles ruled to and his reign is famous for the Great Plague that primarily affected London and the Great Fire of London. Charles was born on May 29th .

  Following a youth of poverty and bitter exile after his father's execution, the ousted king first challenged, then made his magnificent escape from, Cromwell's troops before he was eventually restored to his throne in triumph in Spanning his life both before and after the Restoration, Antonia Fraser's lively and fascinating biography captures all the vitality of the 4/5(5). Charles I was born in Fife on 19 November , the second son of James VI of Scotland and Anne of Denmark. On the death of Elizabeth I in James became king of England and Ireland. Charles's.

Charles II (–) was king of England, Scotland, and Ireland from to At 16, he was forced to flee to France during the English Civil War. He stayed with his mother and was tutored by the philosopher Thomas Hobbes, whose political philosophy embraced the . History of King Charles the Second of England You must not be a king so long as your brothers Charles and James do live. For they will cut off your brothers' heads when they can catch them and cut off thy head too at the last. of public affairs during the interregnum between the death of Charles I. and the Restoration of the monarchy.


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