William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Museum; Col. H C (19  November  1827) Cromwell, Henry Unable to identify specific title.
WG's History of the Commonwealth (8:327-30) discusses Henry Cromwell's 1657 speech opposing the imposing of arbitrary taxes on the property of defeated royalists. WG cites the following materials:
Journals [of the House of Commons] (see annotation to WG's diary for 1827-03-19)
Thurloe, Vol. VI ( 1818-08-26)
WG reads material by or about Henry Cromwell in the British Museum on this date. The British Library currently holds Journals and Thurloe.

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