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Robert of Gloucester"s Chronicle.

Robert of Gloucester

Robert of Gloucester"s Chronicle.

by Robert of Gloucester

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Published by Printed at the Theater in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- Henry III, 1216-1272.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranscrib"d, and now first publish"d, from a ms. in the Harleyan Library by Thomas Hearne. To which is added, besides a glossary and other improvements, a continuation by the author himself of this chronicle from a ms. in the Cottonian Library.
    ContributionsHearne, Thomas, 1678-1735, ed., Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA227 .R6 1724
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (xciv, 800 p.)
    Number of Pages800
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23419854M
    LC Control Number47041037

    A good factually sound historical book - heavily leant to the case of King Stephen but apart from the author's favouritism on the subject matter; the information was good and given in an informative way. This topic is fairly unknown and certainly not written about widely so it is a good first book on the 'anarchy' which England faced at this time/5. Robert, earl of Gloucester, the leader of Mathilda's party in England during Stephen's reign, has a good press because the main source for his activities is his admirer, William of Malmesbury. This article re-assesses Robert's role and character by concentrating on chroniclers other than Malmesbury and on charter by: 3.

    Gloucester, Robert, earl of, d. , English nobleman; illegitimate son of Henry I. Henry created (c) the earldom of Gloucester for him. After his father's death (), Robert appeared to accept the seizure of the throne by Henry's nephew, Stephen Stephen, ?–, king of England (–54). Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains , pages of information and , images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

      GAMES-MAKERS TO THE EMPIRE: Roberts Brothers of Gloucester By Malcolm J Watkins The fruit of study and research over more than ten years, “Games-Makers to the Empire: Roberts Brothers of Gloucester, – ” is the first attempt for nearly a century to describe a company which at one time carried the name of Gloucester into parlours . I have been selling copies of Rifle Brigade Chronicle issues from the Chronicle's inception in through to The value of these books cannot be under-estimated. Packed full of useful information, and minute detail, these volumes are name rich, listing serving officers, past officers and in many cases, other ranks.


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Other articles where The Chronicle of Robert of Gloucester is discussed: Robert Of Gloucester: with the work called “The Chronicle of Robert of Gloucester”—a vernacular history of England from its legendary founding by Brut (Brutus), great-grandson of Aeneas, to the year It was written, probably aroundin rhymed couplets.

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Robert of Gloucester's Chronicle Item Preview remove-circle Robert of Gloucester's Chronicle by Robert, of Gloucester, fl. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes. Also available on microfilm.

- Woodbridge, CT: Research Publications, Inc., Pages: Robert FitzRoy, 1st Earl of Gloucester (c. – 31 October ) (alias Robert Rufus, Robert de Caen, Robert Consul) was an illegitimate son of King Henry I of was the half-brother of the Empress Matilda, and her chief military supporter during the civil war known as The Anarchy, in which she vied with Stephen of Blois for the throne of : Henry I of England.

Buy Robert of Gloucester's Chronicle, Volume 1 by Robert (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Robert. Robert Of Gloucester is the author of The Metrical Chronicle of Robert of Gloucester - 2 Volume Set ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), Robert of Glo.

ROBERT of Gloucester (fl. –), historian, is known only from the English metrical chronicle of the history of England towhich bears his name. That his christian name was Robert and that he was a Gloucestershire man are the only certainties, and perhaps he was an inhabitant of the city of Gloucester.

Robert Of Gloucester, (flourished –), early Middle English chronicler known only through his connection with the work called “The Chronicle of Robert of Gloucester”—a vernacular history of England from its legendary founding by Brut (Brutus), great-grandson of Aeneas, to the year It was written, probably aroundin rhymed couplets.

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Everyday low Author: Pre- Imprint Collection Library of CongressDLC from old catalog Robert, of Gloucester, fl. from old catalog,Hearne, Thomas, ed. The metrical chronicle of Robert of Gloucester Item Preview remove-circle The metrical chronicle of Robert of Gloucester by Robert, of Gloucester, fl.

; Wright, William Aldis, Publication date TopicsPages: The chronicle is known in two versions, of which this is the shorter; in the longer version there is a reference to the darkness which fell on the surrounding country following the Battle of Evesham (Aug ), and this, as well as local knowledge of the area, has led to the author being traditionally named 'Robert of Gloucester'.

Robert FitzRoy, Earl of Gloucester. Robert Fitzroy (before - 31 October ) was an illegitimate son of King Henry I 'Beauclerc' of England. He was also known as 'Robert Rufus' and occasionally as Robert of Caen. Robert was probably the first born of Henry's many illegitimate children and was born before he succeeded to the throne.

The metrical chronicle of Robert of Gloucester. Edited by William Aldis Wright. Published by the authority of the lords commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury, under the direction of the master of the rolls.

Robert, of Gloucester, fl.Wright, William Aldis, This ballad chronicle, published in two volumes inis attributed to Robert of Gloucester (fl. c c), both because it is written in Gloucestershire dialect, which makes it a valuable source for students of Middle English, and because the writer was probably an eyewitness to the contemporary events he mentions in the text, such as the siege of Gloucester Castle and the.

Robert of Gloucester (glŏs`tər), fl. –, English ly a monk of Gloucester, he is known only from the vernacular metrical chronicle of English history that bears his name.

Gloucester (/ ˈ ɡ l ɒ s t ər / ()) is a cathedral city and district in Gloucestershire, of which it is the county town, in the South West of ster lies on the River Severn, between the Cotswolds to the east and the Forest of Dean to the west, 19 miles (31 km) east of Monmouth, and 17 miles (27 km) east of the border with ing suburban areas, Gloucester has Area rank: th (of ).

2nd Lieutenant Robert Mather was born in Cheltenham on the 3rd Junethe son of Arthur and Ethel Madeline Mather of Oakhurst, Parabola Road.

He attended Cheltenham College between andafter which he was in business in Liverpool with his brother Ellis. WCVB Channel 5 Chronicle recently aired an episode featuring Gloucester.

This is in and of itself was terrific; they also borrowed my footage from my Greasy Pole Sunday film that I created for Good Morning Gloucester.