William Godwin's Diary

Texts Godwin Read


Museum; Sindercombe (28  November  1827) Sindercombe, Miles Unable to identify specific title.
WG's History of the Commonwealth (8:332-3) discusses Miles Sindercombe's attempted assassination of Oliver Cromwell. WG cites the following materials:
Cobbet[t], State Trials, Vol. V … (see annotation of WG's diary 1813-03-16)
Burton, Diary ( 1824-06-16)
Thurloe, Vol. V ( 1818-08-26)
Clarendon, State Papers ( 1821-02-09)
Mercurius Politicus ( 1826-09-07)
WG reads material by or about Sindercombe in the British Museum on this date. The British Library currently holds all the cited materials; Burton's diary would have been at the London Institution.

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