Henry IV's authority challenged by the Parlement of Rouen

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Historical Context Note

The Parlement of Rouen challenges the authority of King Henry IV. Reluctant to support the edicts instituting new forms of taxation, it delays its acceptance of these pieces of legislation.
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Editors. "Henry IV's authority challenged by the Parlement of Rouen". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011; last revised 30 November -1.
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