I. The life and death of King John. The tragedy of King Richard the Second. The history of Henry the Fourth (1 Henry IV). The second part of Henry the Fourth. The life of Henry the Fifth -- II. The first part of Henry the Sixth. The first part of the contention of the two famous houses of York and Lancaster (2 Henry VI). The true tragedy of Richard Duke of York and the good King Henry the Sixth (3 Henry VI) The tragedy of King Richard the Third.