William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


April 20 (20  November  1826) WG's History of the Commonwealth discusses the events of April 20, 1653 (6:434-39 and 446-55). WG draws on the following materials:
Whitlocke, Memorials of English Affairs (see annotation of WG's diary 1804-07-12) Journals of parliamentCromwell, Speech to Barbone's Parliament, apud Parliamentary History vol. XX ‘Further Account of the Grounds and Reasons for Dissolving the Parliament,' in Several Proceedings, No. 187 ( 1826-09-07) Perfect Politician ( 1826-06-15) Heath, Brief chronicle or Heath's Flagellum ( 1826-08-15) Leicester,Journals ( 1825-08-06) Ludlow, Memoirs ( 1804-07-06) WG reads in the British Museum on 1826-11-20.

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