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Literary: "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples": book 5, "Liberty and Sovereignty" [eventually entitled "The Civil War" and included in volume 2 "The New World"]: various post-war revises., 1954 - 1956

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 4/425A-C

Scope and Contents

Includes galley proofs (some described as first, second, third, fourth, or sixth revise) for: provisional chapter lists; chapters entitled "The United Crowns", "The Age of Expansion" or "The Mayflower", "Charles I and Buckingham", "The Personal Rule", "The End of 'Thorough'" or "The Revolt of Parliament", "The Great Rebellion", "Marston Moor and Naseby", and "The Axe Falls".With suggested corrections, amendments, notes, and correspondence from various people [secretaries, literary assistants, printers, etc.] including: WSC, "D K" [Denis] Kelly, ?[1st Lord Cherwell, earlier F A Lindemann], "C C W" [Charles] Wood, "A H" [Alan] Hodge, and [Donald] Pennington [of Manchester University].


  • Creation: 1954 - 1956

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3 file(s) (3 files (336 loose folios))

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