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King Richard II Characters

The Duchess of Gloucester is the widow of the Duke of Gloucester, one of Richard’s uncles, who was murdered under mysterious circumstances – most likely at the King’s orders.

She unsuccessfully attempts to convince her brother-in-law, John of Gaunt, to look into his brother’s death, and is distraught at his refusal. She is convinced of Mowbray’s guilt in her husband’s murder. She is friendly with her other brother-in-law, York.

 

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