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Richard II

by William Shakespeare Author · Stanley Wells Editor

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Banishing his cousin, Bolingbroke, King Richard II prevents a dispute from turning bloody. But Richard is an arrogant and despotic ruler, prone to tyranny and vanity, who listens only to his flatterers. As favour turns against him and Bolingbroke returns to reclaim his land, Richard is humbled and grieved to see that the throne given to him by God might be taken from him by men.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint:
Penguin
Publication Date:
2008

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William Shakespeare (Author)

William Shakespeare was born to John Shakespeare and Mary Arden in late April 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon. He wrote about 38 plays (the precise number is uncertain), many of which are regarded as the most exceptional works of drama ever produced, ...

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Creators

Author of introduction, etc. :
Paul Edmondson
Other :
Paul Edmondson
Editor :
Stanley Wells
Author :
William Shakespeare
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