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Charles V, Emperor of Austria
Standard Name: Charles V,, Emperor of Austria
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|Literary Setting||Emmuska, Baroness Orczy||
The story is set in sixteenth-century England and France in the reign of Charles V , Holy Roman Emperor and King of Spain. The opening page presents an air of historical evidence in a sentence...
|Textual Features||Catherine Gore|
|Textual Production||Mary Ferrar|
|Travel||Marguerite de Navarre||
When in 1525 her brother King François was captured in battle by his rival, Emperor Charles V , MN travelled to Spain to get him released.
Weber, Caroline. “The Limits of Chivalry”. London Review of Books, No. 2, pp. 36 - 7.
23 June 1516
The death of Ferdinand of Spain brought together the huge territories of Aragon, Castile, Burgundy, and the Low Countries, under the rule of Charles of Ghent, who soon became Holy Roman Emperor as Charles V .