Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford

van Dyck Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford (13 April 1593 (O.S.) – 12 May 1641) was an English statesman and a major figure in the period leading up to the English Civil War. He served in Parliament and was a supporter of King Charles I. From 1632 to 1640 he was Lord Deputy of Ireland, where he established a strong authoritarian rule. Recalled to England, he became a leading advisor to the King, attempting to strengthen the royal position against Parliament. When Parliament condemned Wentworth to death, Charles reluctantly signed the death warrant and Wentworth was executed. Provided by Wikipedia

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by Strafford, Thomas Wentworth
Published 1633
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by Strafford, Thomas Wentworth
Published 1624
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by Strafford, Thomas Wentworth
Published 1611
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by Strafford, Thomas Wentworth
Published 1740
printed by R. Reilly, on Cork-Hill: for Robert Owen, Bookseller in Skinner-Row

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by Strafford, Thomas Wentworth
Published 1715
Printed for J. Baker
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