By: Saul, Nigel
Yale University Press: 1997
Seller ID: 12105
Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
New and unread 1997 first edition, first printing cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Protective mylar cover. Part of the Yale Monarch Series ; The English Monarchs Series; 1.68 x 9.54 x 6.57 Inches; This book-the first full-length biography of Richard II in more than fifty years-offers a radical reinterpretation of a complex king whose reign was characterized by a mixture of high principle and despotic legislation. Nigel Saul demonstrates that Richards` aim was to exalt and dignify the crown, but in a period of faction and feud his tactical errors and contradictory policie... View More...