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English Historical Documents, 1714-1783. Vol. 7 [electronic resource]
Horn, D. B. Editor
edition
2nd ed.,Revised
imprint
New York : Routledge July 1996 Florence : Taylor & Francis Group [Distributor]
description
1012 p. ill 23.400 x 015.600 cm.
ISBN
0415143721 (Trade Cloth), 9780415143721
format(s)
Book
Subjects
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imprint
New York : Routledge July 1996 Florence : Taylor & Francis Group [Distributor]
isbn
0415143721 (Trade Cloth)
9780415143721
standard identifier
9780415143721
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
abstract
Annotation English Historical Documentsis the most ambitious, impressive and comprehensive collection of documents on English history ever published. An authoritative work of primary evidence, each volume presents material with exemplary scholarly accuracy. Editorial comment is directed towards making sources intelligible rather than drawing conclusions from them. Full account has been taken of modern textual criticism. A general introduction to each volume portrays the character of the period under review and critical bibliographies have been added to assist further investigation.
Documents collected include treaties, personal letters, statutes, military dispatches, diaries, declarations, newspaper articles, government and cabinet proceedings, orders, acts, sermons, pamphlets, agricultural instructions, charters, grants, guild regulations and voting records.
Volumes are furnished with lavish extra apparatus including genealogical tables, lists of officials, chronologies, diagrams, graphs and maps.
catalogue key
10200965
target audience
Trade Routledge
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English Historical Documents is the most ambitious, impressive and comprehensive collection of documents on English history ever published. an authoritative work of primary evidence, each volume presents material with exemplary scholarly accuracy. Editorial comment is directed towards making sources intelligible rather than drawing conclusions from them. Full account has been taken of modern textual criticism. A general introduction to each volume portrays the character of the period under review and critical bibliographies have been added to assist further investigation. Documents collected include treaties, personal letters, statutes, military dispatches, diaries, declarations, newspaper articles, government and cabinet proceedings, orders, acts, sermons, pamphlets, agricultural instructions, charters, grants, guild regulations and voting records. Volumes are furnished with lavish extra apparatus including genealogical tables, lists of officials, chronologies, diagrams, graphs and maps.
Back Cover Copy
English Historical Documents is the most ambitious, impressive and comprehensive collection of documents on English history ever published. An authoritative work of primary evidence, each volume presents material with exemplary scholarly accuracy. Editorial comment is directed towards making sources intelligible rather than drawing conclusions from them. Full account has been taken of modern textual criticism. A general introduction to each volume portrays the character of the period under review and critical bibliographies have been added to assist further investigation.Documents collected include treaties, personal letters, statutes, military dispatches, diaries, declarations, newspaper articles, government and cabinet proceedings, orders, acts, sermons, pamphlets, agricultural instructions, charters, grants, guild regulations and voting records.Volumes are furnished with lavish extra apparatus including genealogical tables, lists of officials, chronologies, diagrams, graphs and maps.
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An authoritative work of primary evidence bringing together the most impressive and comprehensive collection of documents on English history ever published.

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