William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Dec. 16 (1  June  1827) WG's History of the Commonwealth (6:593-4; 7:8) discusses the installation of Cromwell as Lord Protector on 16 December 1653. WG cites the following materials:
Cromwelliana (see annotation of WG's diary for 1826-06-15)
Parliamentary History, Vol. XX ( 1813-03-16)
WG reads in the British Museum on this date. The British Library currently holds Parliamentary History and Cromwelliana.

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