William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Bradshaw (5  April  1815) Possibly:
John, Lord Bradshaw (d. 1659), lawyer and regicide judge in trial of Charles I, subject of many writings. Or John Bradshaw, pastor of Etchingham in Sussex, writer of several pieces supporting the restoration of the Stuart monarchy and disputing suggestions of a Catholic plot. Or William Bradshaw (d. 1618), pre-Civil War writer supporting nonconformity, but opposing separatism. WG reads Bradshaw or about Bradshaw in the British Museum.

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