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Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester (1390-1447) and the Italian humanists

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Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester, 1391-1447., Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester, 1391-1447 -- Art patronage., Art patronage -- England -- History -- To 1500., Humanism -- England -- History -- To 1500., Nobility -- Great Britain -- Biography., Renaissance -- England., Humanists -- Italy., Great Britain -- History -- Lancaster and York, 1399-1485 -- Biography., England -- Civilization -- Italian influences., England -- Intellectual life -- 1066-1485., Great Britain -- Relations -- Italy., Italy -- Relations -- Great Bri

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Statementby Susanne Saygin.
GenreBiography.
SeriesBrill"s studies in intellectual history,, v. 105
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LC ClassificationsDA247.H8 S29 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 307 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL3971448M
ISBN 109004120157
LC Control Number2001279038
OCLC/WorldCa48542099

Humphrey, the Duke of Gloucester, was the youngest son of King Henry IV, and the ever-loyal brother and lieutenant of Henry V.

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This study reconstructs the network of patronage between Gloucester, his Italian middlemen, and several Italian humanists.

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Vickers at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester: A Biography. Kenneth Hotham Vickers. Constable, limited, - Great Britain - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Genre/Form: History Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Vickers, Kenneth Hotham, Humphrey, duke of Gloucester.

London, Duke of Gloucester book. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Humphrey Duke of Gloucester - A Biography - The Original Classic Edition - eBook at HUMPHREY, DUKE OF GLOUCESTER (), was the 4th son of Henry IV.

He was created Duke of Gloucester inand took part in the French wars of Henry V's reign, being wounded in the battle of his death-bed Henry appointed him regent of England during his son's minority, but Parliament refused to allow this, and a council of regency was.

Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester,Nobility Publisher London, A. Constable and company, limited Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of unknown library Language English.

Duke Humfrey's Library is named after Humphrey of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Gloucester, a younger son of Henry IV of England. He was a connoisseur of literature and commissioned translations of classical works from Greek into Latin.

When he died inhe donated his collection of books to the University of ity control: LCCN: nb. HUMPHREY, DUKE OF GLOUCESTER. CHAPTER I EARLY LIFE. On the north-east border of the German-speaking races, there existed in the latter days of the fourteenth century one of those old religious military orders, which had been founded to carry on war against the infidel in the Holy Land.

Look inside the book: Birth of Humphrey: his parents—The change of dynasty—The Order of the Bath—Plot to kill Henry IV. and his sons—Humphrey made a Knight of the Garter—Visit to Abbey of Bardney—Accession of Henry V.—Humphrey created Earl of Pembroke and Duke of Gloucester—Negotiations between England and Brand: Emereo Publishing.

Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester () and the Italian Humanists Series: Brill's Studies in Intellectual History, Volume: Cited by: 4. Look inside the book: Birth of Humphrey: his parents—The change of dynasty—The Order of the Bath—Plot to kill Henry IV. and his sons—Humphrey made a Knight of the Garter—Visit to Abbey of Bardney—Accession of Henry V.—Humphrey created Earl of Pembroke and Duke of Gloucester—Negotiations between England and France—Preparations Brand: Emereo Publishing.

Born on October 3,Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester was the youngest son and the fourth of the six children of King Henry IV of England and his first wife Mary de Bohun, who died before her husband became Humphrey was four-years-old, his mother Mary died at the age of 25 giving birth to her last child.

Humphrey, the Duke of Gloucester, was the youngest son of King Henry IV, and the ever-loyal brother and lieutenant of Henry V. Born in and died inHumphrey remains among the most confounding and enigmatic personalities ever to stride across the stage of history.

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Humphrey Plantagenet, duke of Gloucester, (born —died Feb. 23,London, Eng.), English nobleman who was the first notable patron of England’s humanists. He became known as the “good Duke Humphrey,” but many historians, pointing to his unprincipled and inept political dealings, have questioned the appropriateness of the title.

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HUMPHREY, Duke of Gloucester, called the Good Duke Humphrey (–), youngest son of Henry, earl of Derby, afterwards Henry IV, by his first wife, Mary Bohun (d. ), was born inprobably in January or February, during his father's absence in Prussia.

He remained in England with his brothers during his father's exile. Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester: | | | Humphrey of Lancaster | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and.

He became the first Duke of Gloucester and served in Parliament, and upon the death of his brother, King Henry V, Humphrey was Lord Protector. Whilst researching my biography of Richard, Duke of York I found myself drawn by a bitter feud that lasted for years and which in many ways was a kind of prequel to the Wars of the Roses.

The more I learned about the acrimonious dispute between Cardinal Henry Beaufort and Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester the. Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester,Great Britain -- History Lancaster and York, Publisher London: A.

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