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Literary: "A History of the English-Speaking Peoples": book 12, "The Victorian Age" [eventually included in volume 4, "The Great Democracies"]: various revises., 1956 - Jan 1957

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 4/438A-C

Scope and Contents

Includes typed drafts and galley proofs (some described as first or second proof, first, second, third, last or final revise, "dead duplicate", or "returned empties") for: chapters entitled "The Rise of Germany", "Gladstone and Disraeli", "Home Rule for Ireland", "Lord Salisbury's Governments", "America from 'Reconstruction' to World Power" or "America in 'Reconstruction'" or "American Reconstruction" and "America as a World-Power", and "The Dawn of the Twentieth Century"; notes on the content of chapters; provisional chapter lists for the volume.With suggested corrections, amendments, notes, and correspondence from various people [secretaries, literary assistants, printers, etc.] including: [1st Lord Cherwell, earlier F A Lindemann], WSC, "A M B" [Anthony Montague Browne], "C C W" [Charles] Wood, [Denis] Kelly, "A H" [Alan Hodge], [Maurice] Shock, [Maldwyn] Jones [of Manchester University], and [Bernard] Baruch.

Dates

  • 1956 - Jan 1957

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Extent

3 file(s) (3 files (577 loose folios))

Language of Materials

English

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