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Henry VI

Henry VI, Harley 4205

British Library Yates Thompson 48 f. 190 King Henry VI

Henry V's marriage to Catherine of Valois 2 June 1420. Henry died a couple years later. Their only child was Henry, who later became Henry VI

A diagram of the genealogy of the kings of England, including Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI, Edward IV, Richard III, and Henry VII. England, S. E. (London or Westminster)

Henry VI.

Margaret of Anjou with Henry VI ~ The Earl of Shrewsbury presenting a book to Queen Margaret, seated in a palace beside King Henry VI. From Talbot Shrewsbury Book (Rouen, c.1445).

Henry VI praying

Royal 15 E VI 2v. Presentation of Talbot's Shrewsbury Book to Henry VI and Margaret of Anjou.

The Morgan Library & Museum Online Exhibitions - Hours of Henry VIII - St. Barbara

Henry VI presented by St Louis to the Virgin and Child ~ Psalter of Henry VI (Paris, c.1405–10).

The Labours of the Months, June Hours of Louis XII (formerly Hours of Henry VII) France, Tours, s. XV/XVI, searchable Date Range: 1490-1510 Artist: Jean Bourdichon Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department Lewis E M 011:19

This is the original version of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, hand-written by Charles Dodgson for Alice Liddell between 1862 and 1864. The tale was first told by mathematician and pioneer photographer Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) on 4 July 1862 to the three young daughters of Henry Liddell, Dean of Christ Church, Oxford, on a river boat trip. Dodgson published his story in 1865, with illustrations by John Tenniel. It has since become one of the most popular of all children's books

Henry VI. Coats of Arms in the time of Henry VI England; Last quarter of the 15th century.

Henry VII (who united the house of York and Lancaster by wedding Elizabeth of York)

Psalter World Map, 1265: Considered one of the great medieval world maps. Probably a copy of the map that adorned King Henry III bed chamber. Source: British Library

Letter from the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb to William III.1702. (Or. 6286 (C) The British Library Board.

King Henry VI

Monkey jouster detail from the Maastricht Hours, about 1300-1325. British Library

Henry VI - Died in the Tower of London under the reign of Richard's brother, Edward IV. It was said to be of natural causes but he was almost certainly murdered (Henry VI by Simon_K, via Flickr)

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Detail of monkey bird-hunter, Saint Catherine, from the Breviary of Isabella of Castile, about 1497. British Library