Charles II.

by Jacob Abbott

Publisher: Harper & brothers in New York, London

Written in English
Cover of: Charles II. | Jacob Abbott
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  • Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685 -- Juvenile literature.

Edition Notes

StatementBy Jacob Abbott ...
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesMakers of history. [from old catalog]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA445 .A18 1900a
The Physical Object
Paginationviii p., 2 l., [13]-304 p. incl. fronts., plates, ports.
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23719594M
LC Control Number45026475

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Early Life Prince of Wales at the time of the English civil war, Charles was sent () to the W of England with his council, which included Edward Hyde (later 1st earl of Clarendon) and Thomas Wriothesley, 4th earl of Southampton.

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Charles II, king of Spain from to and the last monarch of the Spanish Habsburg dynasty. Charles’s reign opened with a year regency under the queen mother, during which the government was preoccupied with combatting the ambitions of the French king Louis XIV in the Low Countries and.

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