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Literary: "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples": book 10, "Recovery and Reform" [eventually included in volume 4, "The Great Democracies"]: various post-war revises., Nov 1954 - Jan 1957

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 4/436A-B

Scope and Contents

Includes galley proofs (some described as first, second, third, fourth, penultimate, or last revise, "duplicate", or second draft) and manuscript and typed drafts for: provisional chapter lists; chapters entitled "The Locust Years" or "The Tory Peace" or "The Victory Peace", "Prelude to Reform" or "Canning and the Duke", "The Migration of the Peoples. I: Canada and South Africa", "The Migration of the Peoples. II: Australia and New Zealand", "Reform and Beyond" or "Reform and Free Trade", "The Augustan Age", "Palmerston", and "The Crimean War".With suggested corrections, amendments, and notes from various people [secretaries, literary assistants, printers, etc.] including: "D K" [Denis] Kelly, "C C W" [Charles] Wood, "A H" [Alan Hodge], WSC, [Asa] Briggs, "F W D" [William] Deakin, "A M B" [Anthony Montague Browne], ?[1st Lord Cherwell, earlier F A Lindemann], and [A P] Thornton [of Aberdeen University, Scotland].


  • Nov 1954 - Jan 1957

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2 file(s) (2 files (368 loose folios))

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