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Leo IV, Saint

(Encyclopedia) Leo IV, Saint, d. 855, pope (847–55), a Roman; successor of Sergius II. He had seen the Saracen attack on Rome (846), and to prevent its recurrence he fortified the city…

Henry IV

(Encyclopedia) Henry IV, 1425–74, Spanish king of Castile and León (1454–74), son and successor of John II. His weakness opened the way to civil strife and anarchy. The Castilian nobles…

Henry IV

(Encyclopedia) Henry IV, 1050–1106, Holy Roman emperor (1084–1105) and German king (1056–1105), son and successor of Henry III . He was the central figure in the opening stages of…

Henry IV

(Encyclopedia) Henry IV, 1367–1413, king of England (1399–1413), eldest son of John of Gaunt and grandson of Edward III; called Henry of Bolingbroke. He founded the Lancastrian…

Henry IV

(Encyclopedia) Henry IV, 1553–1610, king of France (1589–1610) and, as Henry III, of Navarre (1572–1610), son of Antoine de Bourbon and Jeanne d'Albret ; first of the…

William Shakespeare: Henry V, Act IV, Scene VI

Scene VIAnother part of the fieldAlarums. Enter King Henry and forces, Exeter, and othersKing Henry VWell have we done, thrice valiant countrymen: But all's not done; yet keep the French the…

William Shakespeare: Henry V, Act IV, Scene V

Scene VAnother part of the fieldEnter Constable, Orleans, Bourbon, Dauphin, and RamburesConstableO diable!OrleansO seigneur! le jour est perdu, tout est perdu!DauphinMort de ma vie! all is…

William Shakespeare: Henry V, Act IV, Scene VII

Scene VIIAnother part of the fieldEnter Fluellen and GowerFluellenKill the poys and the luggage! 'tis expressly against the law of arms: 'tis as arrant a piece of knavery, mark you now, as…

William Shakespeare: Henry V, Act IV, Scene III

Scene IIIThe English campEnter Gloucester, Bedford, Exeter, Erpingham, with all his host: Salisbury and WestmorelandGloucesterWhere is the king?BedfordThe king himself is rode to view their…