Richard III | Study Guide

William Shakespeare

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Richard III | Character Map

Spouses Brothers Enemies Enemies Enemies Henchman Spouses Brothers Brothers King Richard III Archvillain; kills and schemes his way to the crown Lady Anne Widowed princess; reluctantly marries Richard, her husband's killer Queen Margaret Angry, sorrowful widow; puts a curse on Richard and others Duke of Buckingham Unprincipled seeker of power and wealth Earl of Richmond Heroic rebel army leader; unites warring York and Lancaster houses Queen Elizabeth Widowed monarch; tries to protect her family from powerful foes King Edward IV Ailing monarch; longs for peace among his nobles Duke of Clarence High-ranking nobleman; trusts Richard to a fault
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