Royal Children of English History

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Author: E. Nesbit
Language: English
Wordcount: 13,493 / 44 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 92.9
LoC Categories: D, PN
Audiobook: librivox.org
Downloads: 812
Added to site: 2009.10.05
mnybks.net#: 25463
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: History, Audiobook
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oung Prince sank into the dark flood, never to rise again.

Shakespeare tells another story of Prince Arthur's death, which you will read for yourselves one day; and this is the story:--

After King John had taken the young Prince prisoner, he shut him up in the Castle of Northampton, and ordered Hubert de Burgh, the Governor of the Castle, to put poor Arthur's eyes out, because he thought that no one would want a blind boy to be King of England. So Hubert went into the room where the little Prince was shut up.

"Good morning," said the Prince. "You are sad, Hubert."

"Indeed, I have been merrier," said Hubert, who, though he did not like to disobey the King, was yet miserable at the wicked deed he had been asked to do.

"Nobody," said Arthur, "should be sad but I. If I were out of prison and kept sheep I should be as merry as the day is long. And so I would be here but for my uncle. He is afraid of me and I of him. Is it my fault that I was Geoffrey's son? Indeed it is not, and

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