Humphrey, Duke of Glouchester (1390-1447) and the Italian Humanists

by Susanne Saygin

Publisher: Brill in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 307 Downloads: 132
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Subjects:

  • Humphrey, -- Duke of Gloucester, -- 1391-1447,
  • Humanism -- England -- History -- 15th century.,
  • Renaissance -- England.,
  • England -- Intellectual life. -- Italian influences.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-295) and index.

Statementby Susanne Saygin.
SeriesBrill"s studies in intellectual history
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 307 p. ;
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18349057M
ISBN 109004120157

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Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester (3 October – 23 February ) was "son, brother and uncle of kings", being the fourth and youngest son of Henry IV Bolingbroke, King of England by his first wife, Mary de Bohun, brother to Henry V of Monmouth, King of England, and uncle to the latter's son, Henry VI, King of England The place of his birth is unknown, but he was named after his maternal.

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PAGE: Introduction: xvii: CHAPTER I: EARLY LIFE: 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 for war—The. 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 Oxford.

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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 of his nephew, King Henry VI, until he assumed the throne.

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