The White King, Or, Charles the First, Volume 2 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

The White King, Or, Charles the First, Volume 2 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by W. H. Davenport Adams
     
 
An engrossing history of Charles I (1600-1649), also known as the White King, and the age he lived in. His reign was punctuated by religious conflicts; he was later tried, convicted, and executed for high treason. The author examines Charles the First’s life, but also the culture of England at the time—including the era’s customs, manners, art, and

Overview

An engrossing history of Charles I (1600-1649), also known as the White King, and the age he lived in. His reign was punctuated by religious conflicts; he was later tried, convicted, and executed for high treason. The author examines Charles the First’s life, but also the culture of England at the time—including the era’s customs, manners, art, and literature.


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411455153
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
06/21/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
372
File size:
640 KB

Meet the Author

William Henry Davenport Adams (1828–1891) was an English writer, editor, and translator. He began his writing career as a young man, publishing nearly 140 books—including geographical, historical, juvenile, and religious works. His son, William Davenport Adams, published A Dictionary of English Literature.


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