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Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge

A. L. Rowse

Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge

an Elizabethan hero

by A. L. Rowse

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Published by Jonathan Cape in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Grenville, Richard, Sir, 1541?-1591.,
    • Revenge (Galleon),
    • Ship captains -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603 -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- Tudors, 1485-1603 -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Printed in Great Britain.

      Statementby A. L. Rowse.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA86.22.G7 R6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination365 p.
      Number of Pages365
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6363840M
      LC Control Number38000127
      OCLC/WorldCa892699

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      M, #, d. Roger Grenville is the son of Sir Richard Grenville and Matilda Beville He married Thomasine Cole, daughter of Thomas Cole.1 He died in at Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, drowned when the Mary Rose sank.2 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Navy, of the Mary Rose.2Children: Vice-Adm. Sir Richard Grenville, MP, Richard Grenville. Read The Revenge: A Ballad of the Fleet by Lord Alfred or thousands of other eBooks from famous authors for free at Read Print. At Flores in the Azores Sir Richard Grenville lay, And a pinnace, like a fluttered bird, came flying from far away: And the little Revenge ran on through the long sea-lane between.5/5.

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Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge by A. L. Rowse Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sir Richard spoke and he laugh’d, and we roar’d a hurrah and so: The little Revenge ran on sheer into the heart of the foe, With her hundred fighters on deck, and her ninety sick below; For half of their fleet to the right and half to the left were seen, And the little Revenge ran on thro’ the long sea-lane between.

Genre/Form: Naval history: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rowse, A.L. (Alfred Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge book, Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge.

Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge [Rowse, A.L.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Sir Richard Grenville of the RevengeAuthor: A.L. Rowse. Rowse. THE ELIZABETHAN SPIRIT (Jonathan Cape.

12S. 6d:) • - - OTHERS will have dealt with Mr. Rowse's book from the detached positions of the historian and the literary critic.

- I write of as a West-countryman. To us living in this western peninsula the appearance of this book is, indeed, an event. The historian will turn to this book for the records brought to light, many of them for. The Revenge (with notes) InSir Francis Drake made the The Revenge his flagship.

The story is about its last battle and you will hear it told in a somewhat stirring poem At Flores in the Azores Sir Richard Grenville lay, First a little scene setting. When Elizabeth I was Queen of England, her country was at war with Spain. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t9dr Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library dev4.

Sir Richard Grenville (), English sea captain and explorer, became a legendary figure in the resistance to the Spanish Armada, dying as a result of wounds sustained at the helm of the galleon Revenge in the Battle of Flores: a fight in which he struggled against overwhelming published inSir Richard Grenville of the Revenge was A.L.

Similar Items. Sir Richard Grenville; the turbulent life and career of the hero of the little "Revenge", by: Bushnell, George Herbert, Published: () The fight about the iles of Açores ; London, / by: Raleigh, Walter, Sir.

Published: (). Sir Richard Grenville (), English sea captain and explorer, became a legendary figure in the resistance to the Spanish Armada, dying as a result of wounds sustained at the helm of the galleon Revenge in the Battle of Flores: a fight in which he struggled against overwhelming odds.

First published inSir Richard Grenville of the Revenge was A.L. Pages: Sir Richard Grenville (), English sea captain and explorer, became a legendary figure in the resistance to the Spanish Armada, dying as a result of wounds sustained at the helm of the galleon Revenge in the Battle of Flores: a fight in which he struggled against overwhelming odds.

Rowse’s first book to attract attention, Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge (), was a biography of an English naval commander during the time of Queen Elizabeth I (reigned –). This was followed by Tudor Cornwall (), a vivid and highly detailed portrait of Cornish society in the 16th century.

Sir Richard Grenville (), English sea captain and explorer, became a legendary figure in the resistance to the Spanish Armada, dying as a result of wounds sustained at the helm of the galleon Revenge in the Battle of Flores: a fight in which he struggled against overwhelming odds.

First published inSir Richard Grenville of the Revenge was A.L. Rowse's first full-length. Available now at - Hardcover - Harrap, UK - Book Condition: Very Good - First Edition. - Good - which includes an index pages. For the first time the full story of the life of Sir Richard Grenville, of his activities in England, Ireland, Europe, America, and on the high seas, of his death at the Azores, and of the results of his heroic fight in the Revenge is told in this Edition: First Edition.

The King's General is a complex and compelling story. Du Maurier weaves together a bitter-sweet love story and a tale of brutal civil war then adds a dash of suspense. The characters she creates are based on actual people This is the third novel I've read written by Daphne du Maurier, she is an amazingly talented writer/5.

Richard Grenville has appeared in the following books: Sir Walter Ralegh, Sir Richard Grenville of the Revenge, and Pirate Nation: Elizabeth I and Her Ro. The 'Revenge': A Ballad of the Fleet by Alfred Tennyson. sister projects: Wikidata item. At Flores in the Azores Sir Richard Grenville lay, And a pinnace, like a flutter'd bird, came flying from far away.

‘Spanish ships of war at sea. We have sighted fifty three!' And the little 'Revenge' ran on thro' the long sea-lane between.

The King’s General of the title is Sir Richard Grenville (grandson of the Elizabethan sailor immortalised in the poem “At Flores in the Azores, Sir Richard Grenville lay ”).

History is not kind to Sir Richard Grenville, his majesty’s general in the West country during the English Civil : Alison Stuart. The Last Fight of the Revenge: And the Death of Sir Richard Grenville.

(A.D. ) Related by Sir Walter Raleigh, Sir Richard Hawkins, Jan Huygen Van Linschoten, Lord Bacon, and Sir W. Monson. Together with the Most Honorable Tragedie of Sir Richard Grinuile, Knight. By Gervase Markham () to which is Added Sir R.

Grenville's Farewell. Grenville, Sir Richard (–91). Of a landed family, Grenville was born at Buckland abbey, between Tavistock and Plymouth, which he sold to Francis Drake in (hence it became a Grenville–Drake shrine). Having campaigned against the Turks as a soldier, and in Ireland, in Grenville became sheriff of Cornwall and was knighted.A relative of Ralegh, Grenville.

Full text of "The Last Fight of the Revenge: And the Death of Sir Richard Grenville.(A.D " See other formats This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Last Fight of the Revenge; and the Death of Sir Richard Grenville, A.

D. by Lord Bacon, Richard Hawkins and Walter Raleigh (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!by George Malcolm THOMPSON (Book Club Associates ). Under headings for Revenge, Grenville, Howard and the Azores, the following list extracts and summarises indexed items in the above publication.

There are two mentions of Sir Richard Grenville's action in off the Azores, leading to the surrender and foundering of the Revenge.