An. Reg. 29. Ia. Meir. chanced this yeare to be wounded, as he pursued his enimies vnto the walls of a towne called Alhust, and soone after died William earle of Flanders deceaseth of a wound. of the hurt the 16. of August. The fortunat & good hap of K. Henrie. ¶ It was thought that the great felicitie of king Henrie was the chiefe occasion of this earles death, who meant (if he might haue brought his purpose to passe, and be once quietlie set in the dominion of Flanders) to haue attempted some great enterprise against king Henrie for the recouerie of Normandie, and deliuerie of his father out of prison. Which was knowen well inough to king Henrie, who mainteined those that made him William de Hypres. warre at home, both with men and monie; namelie, William of Hypres, who tooke vpon him as regent in the name of Stephan earle of Bullongne, whome king Henrie procured to make claime to Flanders also, in the title of his grandmother queene Maud, wife to William Conqueror. But to procéed with our historie. 1129. When king Henrie had sped his businesse in Normandie, where he had remained a certeine space, both about the conclusion and solemnizing of the mariage made betwixt
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The Politike Conquest of William the First .
William Rufus, or William the Red .
Henrie the First, Yoongest Sonne to William the Conquerour.
Stephan Earle of Bullongne.
HENRIE THE SECOND, The Second Sonne of Geffrey Plantagenet.
Richard the First, Second sonne to Henrie the second.
Iohn the yongest sonne of Henrie the second.
Henrie the Third , the eldest sonne of king Iohn.
Edward the First , surnamed Longshanks, the eldest sonne of Henrie the third.
EDWARD THE SECOND, the sonne of Edward the first.
EDWARD THE THIRD, who came to the crowne by the resignation of his father Edward the second.
RICHARD THE SECOND, the second sonne to Edward prince of Wales.
chronicle Henry 4
chronicle Henry 5
HENRIE THE SIXT, sonne and heire to Henrie the fift.
EDWARD THE FOURTH, EARLE OF MARCH, sonne and heire to Richard duke of Yorke.
THE HISTORIE OF KING EDWARD THE FIFT, AND KING RICHARD THE THIRD vnfinished, Written by Maister Thomas More then one of the vnder shiriffes of London, about the yeare of our Lord 1513, according to a copie of his owne hand, printed among his other Works.
RICHARD THE THIRD, third sonne to Richard duke of Yorke, and vncle to EDWARD THE FIFT.
HENRIE THE SEAUENTH, sonne to Edmund earle of Richmond, which Edmund was brother by the moothers side to Henrie the sixt.
HENRIE THE EIGHT, sonne and successor to Henrie the seuenth.
EDWARD THE SIXT, sonne and successor to HENRIE THE EIGHT.
MARIE THE ELDEST DAUGHTER OF KING HENRIE THE EIGHT, SUCCESSOR TO EDWARD THE SIXT.
THE PEACEABLE AND PROSPEROUS REGIMENT OF BLESSED QUEENE ELISABETH, SECOND DAUGHTER TO KING HENRIE THE EIGHT.
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