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Descrizione dell’editore

Richard II is the first of three plays (the others are Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 and Henry V) called a tetralogy or, as some others say, a Henriad.

The story opens with the King trying to adjudicate a quarrel between Bolingbroke and Mowbray. This escalates to a duel, but as that begins, Richard sends both into exile and thereby his troubles begin in earnest. In trying to wage monies for a war with Ireland, he enrages not only the nobles but the commoners too. When John of Gaunt, Bolingbrook’s father, dies and his land and monies are seized by Richard, Bolingbroke is encouraged to return. He does and so sets the stage for the overthrow of Richard and his own ascension as King Henry IV (Henry IV is also available in this series).

GENERE
Teatro e Poesia
NARRATORE
TMS
The Marlowe Society
DURATA
02:45
h min
PUBBLICATO
2010
1 gennaio
EDITORE
The Copyright Group
PRESENTATO DA
Audible.com
LINGUA
IT
Italiano
DIMENSIONE
131.6
MB