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life and times of Charles II

Christopher Falkus

life and times of Charles II

by Christopher Falkus

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Charles II, 1660-1685.,
    • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 217-218.

      Statementintroduction by Antonia Fraser.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA445 .F3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination223 p.
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5330473M
      ISBN 100297994271
      LC Control Number72183537

      An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The life and times of Charles II by Falkus, Christopher. Publication date Topics Charles II. Charles II was a happening dude, with a love of life and people, and his ability to overcome his tumultuous childhood and adult intrigues is truly amazing. This isn't just a pure bio, however, because as the title implies, this is also about the times of Charles II.

      Charles II: His life and times (Kings & Queens of England) by Antonia Fraser. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Life in the times of Charles II. By Trisha Hughes. Charles II has always been a personal favourite of mine. His strength of character and loyalty has always put him head and shoulders above other kings, in my humble opinion. Like his father, Charles showed resilience and determination and while he may have had faults, cowardice was not one of.

      Buy a cheap copy of Royal Survivor: The Life of Charles II book by Stephen Coote. The biographer of several prominent English literary figures (including Byron and Keats) turns his attention to a wily politician in this lively portrait of Charles Free shipping over $ About this Item: Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson and BCA , LondonNew YorkSydneyToronto, , collections consists of The Life and Times of Elizabeth I, The Life and Times of Richard III, The Life and Times of Henry V, The Life and Times of Charles II, The Life and Times of Henry VII, The Life and Times of Alfred the Great, The Life and Times of Charles I, The Life and Times .


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pp with index, illustrated throughout in black and white and colour. Gilt design to front board and spine, illustrated endpapers. Life and times of Charles II. New York: Cross River Press, a division of Abbeville Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Charles, King of England; Charles, King of England: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Falkus.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2).Charles II, byname The Merry Monarch, (bornLondon—died February 6,London), king of Great Britain and Ireland (–85), who was restored to the throne after years of exile during the Puritan Commonwealth. The years of his reign are known in English history as the Restoration period.

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