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Author Castor, Helen

Title The king, the crown, and the Duchy of Lancaster : public authority and private power, 1399-1461 / Helen Castor
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 343 pages)
Contents Intro; Title Page; Preface; Contents; List of Maps; List of Abbreviations; Part I: Introduction; 1: Public Authority and Private Power; 2: The Duchy of Lancaster and the Lancastrian Kings; 1. The Lancastrian Affinity to 1399; 2. The Duchy of Lancaster Under Henry IV; 3. The Duchy of Lancaster Under Henry V; 4. The Duchy of Lancaster Under Henry VI; Part II: The Crown, the Duchy of Lancaster, and the Rule of the Localities: East Anglia, 1399-1461; 3: 1399-1430: The Lancastrian Crown in East Anglian Politics; 1. Patterns of Lordship in East Anglia to 1399
2. 1399-1430: The Establishment of a Crown Connection4: 1430-1450: The Duke of Suffolk and the Rule of East Anglia; 1. 1430-1437: The Rise of Suffolk's Lordship; 2. 1437-1447: The De La Pole Affinity; 3. 1437-1447: The Challenge to Suffolk's Lordship; 4. 1447-1450: The Politics of Confrontation; 5. East Anglia in the 1440s: The Paston Evidence; 5: 1450-1461: The Struggle for Control; Part III. The Crown, the Duchy of Lancaster, and the Rule of the Localities: Derbyshire and Staffordshire, 1399-1461; 6: 1399-1414: King and Duchy; 1. The Lancastrian Affinity in the North Midlands to 1399
2. 1399-1414: The Lancastrian Affinity and the Lancastrian Crown7: 1414-1440: Crown and Nobility; 1. 1414-1422: Political Assimilation and Royal Rule; 2. 1422-1440: The Growth of Noble Lordship; 8: 1437-1461: The Duke of Buckingham and the Rule of the North Midlands; 9: Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Summary Henry IV, Henry V and Henry VI were at the same time kings of England and dukes of Lancaster. This work examines the complex relationship between public authority and personal lordship shedding light on late medieval English government
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 313325) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject HISTORY -- Europe -- Great Britain.
Politics and government
SUBJECT Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1399-1485.
Lancaster (England : Duchy) -- Politics and government
Subject England -- Lancaster (Duchy)
Great Britain
Form Electronic book
ISBN 128080162X