An Elegy upon the most illustrious and high born Prince Rupert Duke of Cumberland, &c. one of His Majesties Most Honourable Privy-Council, and one of the Most Honourable Order of the Garter, son of the Most Illustrious Prince Frederick the 5th, Prince Elector Palatine of the Rhine, and the high-born Princess the Lady Elizabeth, sister to our late soveraign of blessed memory, King Charles the First, and Queen of Bohemia, who deceased on the 29th of this instant November, 1682, to the great grief of all His Majesties loyal subjects

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  • Rupert, -- Prince, Count Palatine, -- 1619-1682 -- Poetry

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GenrePoetry
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1550:10, Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 2124.3:128
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An Elegy upon the most illustrious and high born Prince Rupert Duke of Cumberland, &c.: one of His Majesties Most Honourable Privy-Council, and one of the Most Honourable Order of the Garter, son of the Most Illustrious Prince Frederick the 5th, Prince Elector Palatine of the Rhine, and the high-born Princess the Lady Elizabeth, sister to our late soveraign of blessed memory, King Charles the.

An elegy upon the most illustrious and high born Prince Rupert Duke of Cumberland, &c. One of His Majesties Most Honourable Privy-Council, and one of the Most Honourable Order of the Garter, son of the Most Illustrious Prince Frederick the 5th, Prince Elector Palatine of the Rhine, and the high-born Princess the Lady Elizabeth, sister to our late soveraign of blessed memory, King Charles the.

Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, KG, KB, FRS (26 April [] – 31 October ), was the third and youngest son of King George II of Great Britain and Ireland and his wife, Caroline of was Duke of Cumberland from He is best remembered for his role in putting down the Jacobite Rising at the Battle of Culloden inwhich made him immensely popular throughout Burial: 10 NovemberWestminster Abbey, London.

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Prince Rupert of the Rhine, Duke of Cumberland, KG, PC, FRS (17 December (O.S.) / 27 December (N.S) – 29 November ) was a German-English army officer, admiral, scientist and colonial governor. He first came to prominence as a Royalist cavalry commander during the English Civil War. Rupert was the third son of the German prince Frederick V of the Palatinate and Elizabeth, eldest Burial: 6 DecemberWestminster Abbey.

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That said, a prince should adjust his behavior “to the temper of the times.” It is all about finding the happy medium, that precise balance between absolute individualism and an ability to adapt to the winds of change and to the mood of the era.

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The most Illustrious Prince Rupert, Count Palatine of the Rhine, Duke of Bavaria, and Duke of Cum∣berland, Earle of Holderness, Governor of Windsor-Castle, Lord Leivtenant of Ber • shire, Knight of the Garter, Nephew to the late King of blessed memory, and one of his Ma ••es.

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