Skip to main content

Sir Thomas More's History of King Richard II: A New Theory of the English Texts

The full text article is not available.

The differences among three of the “textually significant” English editions of Thomas More's History of King Richard III, two published by Richard Grafton in 1548 and 1550 and one by William Rastell in 1557, reflect Grafton's own religious and political beliefs and allegiances. An examination of Grafton's use of – and emendations to – Polydore Vergilio's Anglica Historia details his methods and sharply Protestant message.
No References
No Citations
No Supplementary Data
No Data/Media
No Metrics

Keywords: England; Grafton, Richard; More, Thomas (Richard III); Textual Analysis

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: 1993-09-01

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more