A Companion to Tudor Britain (Blackwell Companions to by Robert Tittler, Norman Jones

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17 K. B. 18 There were enough aspects of Henry VII’s rule to make the advent of the Tudor dynasty in 1485 a significant new start in English history. That is not to say that things changed overnight: we know that there were significant continuities of personnel and institutions, men like John, Lord Dynham, Henry’s first treasurer of England between 1486 and 1501, were inveterate survivors who moulded themselves successfully to the very different politics of Edward IV’s, Richard III’s and Henry VII’s reign.

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