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Henry VI, Part 1 (Wars of the Roses #5)
by William Shakespeare

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William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon" (or simply "The Bard"). His surviving works consist of 38 plays, 154 sonnets, two long narrative poems, and several other poems. His plays have been tr

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Original Title The First part of the Contention betwixt the two famous Houses of Yorke and Lancaster ISBN 0140714650 (ISBN13: 9780140714654 ) Edition Language English Series Wars of the Roses #5, Shakespeare's Minor Tetralogy #1, Henry VI #1 , more Characters Joan of Arc, Richard de Beauchamp, 13th Earl of Warwick, Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy, Charles VII of France, Henry VI of England...more , Margaret of Anjou, John of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Bedford, Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York, William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, René of Anjou, Humphrey of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Gloucester, Thomas Beaufort, 1st Duke of Exeter, Henry Beaufort, Cardinal of Winchester, Edmund Beaufort, 2nd Duke of Somerset, Thomas Montacute, 4th Earl of Salisbury, John Talbot, 2nd Earl of Shrewsbury, John Talbot, 3rd Earl of Shrewsbury, Edmund Mortimer, 5th Earl of March, Sir John Fastolf, Sir William Glasdale, Sir Thomas Gargrave, Sir William Lucy, Richard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers, Nicholas Watton, Lord Mayor of London, Vernon of the Yorkist (White Rose) Faction, Basset of the Lancastrian (Red Rose) faction, A Lawyer of the Temple, A Papal Legate, Jean II, Duke of Alençon, Jean de Dunois, General of the French Garrison at Bordeaux, Countess of Auvergne, Master Gunner of Orléans, Master Gunner's son, Jacques Darc...less (242)