William Lawes and the English Civil War
Life through the composer's musical eyes - life was so viol!
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English baroque composer William Lawes inspiration for my novel Pride Before a Fall Through Time
Civil War Window at Farndon Church, Cheshire, inserted
From Civil War window at Farndon Church, Cheshire - not William Lawes I don't think.
Prince Rupert became romantically engaged to Frances Bard the daughter of the English explorer and Civil War veteran Henry Bard.
Civil War cannon balls
The young Lord Stuart brothers, Charles I's kinsmen, killed in battle - oh don't they look so proud and haughty! When you meet them in heaven (or hell) please tell them they died for nothing.
Holt Church, near Wrexham. Ferocious skirmish fought here in and around the church; loopholes for muskets in church door and musket ball pockmarks on the walls. So much for peace in God's holy house!
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1615 Antiveduto Grammatica - The Theorbo Player
Roundheads and Cavaliers with their dogs of war
Making all the carnage look 'picture book' nice.