List of Characters
King Richard II—King of England and grandson of the late King Edward III.
Edmund, Duke of York—Son of the late King Edward III; uncle to Richard II and Henry Bolingbroke and father of the Duke of Aumerle.
John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster—Another son of the late King Edward III; uncle to Richard II and father of Henry Bolingbroke.
Henry Bolingbroke (Bullingbrook), Duke of Hereford—John of Gaunt’s son and cousin to Richard II; later King Henry IV.
The Duke of Aumerle—Son of Edmund, Duke of York; cousin to Richard II and Henry Bolingbroke.
Thomas Mowbray, Duke of Norfolk—A nobleman who is accused of treason by Henry Bolingbroke.
The Earl of Salisbury—An ally of King Richard II who commands the English army when Richard is in Ireland.
The Earl of Berkeley—A nobleman and ally of the King.
Sir John Bushy—A courtier and favorite of King Richard II.
Sir William Bagot—Another courtier and royal favorite.
Sir Henry Green—A third courtier favored by the King.
The Earl of Northumberland—A nobleman who joins Henry Bolingbroke’s rebellion against King Richard.
Harry Percy—Son of the Earl of Northumberland who joins his father in his alliance with Bolingbroke.
Lord Ross—An ally of the Earl of Northumberland who joins in Bolingbroke’s rebellion.
Lord Willoughby—Another ally of the...
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