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Honest George Monck.

J. D. Griffith Davies

Honest George Monck.

by J. D. Griffith Davies

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Published by John Lane The BodleyHead in London .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Albemarle, George Monck, -- Duke of, -- 1608-1670.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 365p. :
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19245192M

      Thomas Monk. Sir Thomas Monk ( - ) of Potheridge, Devon, was Member of Parliament for Camelford, Cornwall, in He was the father of George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle (), KG.. Monk was the son of Anthony Monk of Potheridge, Devon and was baptised at Ashwater Devon on 9 April He matriculated at King's College, Cambridge at Easter and . George Monck, 1st duke of Albemarle, English general who fought in Ireland and Scotland during the English Civil Wars and who was the chief architect of the Restoration of the Stuart monarchy in , following 11 years of republican government. Scion of a well-to-do Devon family, Monck served with.

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    General George Monck is famous for the key role he played in the restoration of the monarchy in His actions changed the course of British history, but his statesmanship in the dangerous time between the death of Cromwell and the bloodless return of. General George Monck is famous for the key role he played in the restoration of the monarchy in His actions changed the course of British history, but his statesmanship in the dangerous time between the death of Cromwell and the bloodless return of Charles II distracts attention from his extraordinary career as a soldier and general, admiral, governor and administrator.


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Origins. Monck was born on 6 December at the family estate of Potheridge in the parish of Merton, near Great Torrington, Devon, the second son of Sir Thomas Monck (–) one of the Members of Parliament for Camelford ina member of a landed gentry family of ancient origins but then-straitened financial circumstances.

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Honest George Monck. London, John Lane [] (OCoLC) Named Person: George Monck Albemarle, Duke of; George Monck Albemarle, Duke of: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John David Griffith Davies.

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George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle (), Soldier and statesman. Sitter associated with 49 portraits George Monck was one of the architects of the Restoration of the monarchy, along with Pepys' Honest George Monck.

book Edward was an accomplished military commander and served as Joint-Commander-in-Chief with Prince Rupert, in the campaign of against the Dutch. The career of ‘honest George Monck’ requires only a brief summary. His family had been established in Devon since the 12th century, but his father was the first to enter Parliament and then only in the hope of escaping from a debtors’ prison.

With a younger son’s portion of £20 p.a. Monck became a. Life of George Monck. by Charles Harding Firth, © George Monck - Ap George Monck (or Monk), first Duke of Albemarle.

Born 6 Dec. at Potheridge, near Torrington in Devonshire, was the second son of Sir Thomas Monck, knight, by Elizabeth, daughter of Sir George Smith of Maydford in the same county (Thomas GUMBLE, Life of Monck,p.

1; Visitation of Devonshire, George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle was an English general and statesman. Index to Nicholas Monk, the King's Messenger and the Honest Clergyman by Frances B.

Troup Trans. Devon. Assoc. vol. 31, () pp. Prepared by Michael SteerMichael Steer. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features Dalkeith death declared Devlin Diary Dolmen Dublin Edinburgh England English Envoy Fairfax Fleetwood forces free Parliament general's George Monck Grenville Gumble H.

Stationery Office Haselrig Heaney History Honest Ulsterman Ibid Iremonger. George Monck was one of the greatest generals of English history. In the ‘Sword of the State’ trilogy award-winning author Richard Woodman recreates the true story of George Monck, a giant of the 17th Century.

Monck is all but forgotten today, yet his legacy is nothing less than the British monarchy and a famous regiment - the Coldstream Reviews: George Monck's Book Written Published New edition Click to read the original Table of Contents.

Annotated new edition of Monck's handbook for young officers. New appendices include extracts from Monck's own orders and reports, showing how he put his principles into practice.

of the Coldstream Guards, commonly known as " honest George.* ' It is to the last-named we would direct attention, because although his biographer alludes to the influence upon Cromwell of the Observations penned by Monck while a prisoner in the Tower, he gives only two brief extracts, and contents himself with describing the book - aptly.

Books, Comics & Magazines > Non-Fiction. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest. A Collection of Letters Written by His Excellency General George Monk. Relating to the Restoration of the Royal Family.

(Paperback) von George Monck und eine große Auswahl ähnlicher Bücher, Kunst und Sammlerstücke erhältlich auf 'Ahh, Honest George is playing his cards close to his chest.' 'So would you if you were playing for such high stakes.' 'True.

And the Brethren?' 'Must seize the day, Kit. If Monck is for the King, so be it; if not, then we must declare for Monck – for he is the deliverance for which we have long prayed –.

The English general and statesman George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle (), was instrumental in the restoration of Charles II to the English throne in George Monck, or Monk, who was born on Dec.

6,of an old Devonshire family of modest means, chose the vocation of soldier while only He served with English expeditions to the. George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle: | | | |The Duke of Albemarle| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias. Monck seldom has been a subject for biographers, most of whom must rely heavily on a contemporary account by Monck's chaplain, Dr.

Thomas Gumble, The Life of General Monck (). Both Sir Julian Corbett's short biography, Monk (), and John D. G. Davies's longer work, Honest George Monck (), besides being somewhat inaccessible, tend to.COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.3.

This was in contrast to Monck's response in April i, when as a general-at-sea he had, along with other senior naval officers, fully supported Cromwell's expulsion of the Rump by military force.

The text of this letter can be found in J. D. Griffith Davies, Honest George Monck, (London, ), pp. I1 4. Ibid., Appendix C, pp.