Charles II of England prorogues English Parliament (17 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Persuaded by a bribe from French King Louis XIV, Charles II prorogues the English Parliament for 15 months.

Citation:
Editors. "Charles II of England prorogues English Parliament". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16626, accessed 11 December 2016.]