# 0737975

The State Trial of Doctor Henry Sacheverell

Συγγραφέας: Cowan Brian
Εκδότης: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
ISBN: 9781444332230
Σειρά βιβλίου: Parliamentary History Book Series
Αριθμός Σελίδων: 322
Διαστάσεις: 23x1x16
Έτος Έκδοσης: 2012

Σύνοψη του βιβλίου "The State Trial of Doctor Henry Sacheverell"

This work offers a critical edition of original texts and documents necessary for understanding the trial s significance. By consolidating all accounts of the trial, scholars are able to consult and compare these accounts in a readily accessible volume. * Presents critical editions of several manuscripts relating to this celebrated state trial * Demonstrates that the often cited and printed account of the trial by Jacob Tonson was incomplete and often regarded by contemporaries as a partisan production * Extensively illustrated with rare prints and drawings - most existing in only one copy and never before reproduced * Documents the intense interest of contemporary readers in the meaning of the trial and presents transcripts and illustrations of their annotations * Allow scholars to consult and compare the varying accounts of the trial in a readily accessible volume

Συγγραφέας/εις: Cowan Brian
Κατηγορία: ιστορία
Σειρά βιβλίου: Parliamentary History Book Series
ISBN: 9781444332230
Ημερ/νία έκδοσης: 02/11/2012
Εκδότης: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Εξώφυλλο: Paperback / softback
Σελίδες: 322
Τόπος έκδοσης: Chicester
Χώρα έκδοσης: United Kingdom
Βάρος βιβλίου: 462 gr
Διαστάσεις βιβλίου: 23x1x16 cm
Λεπτομέρειες εικονογράφησης: col. Illustrations


Table of Figures Acknowledgments Note on Style and Conventions Abbreviations/Contractions Chapter 1. Introduction: Reading the Trial of Dr Sacheverell Chapter 2. A Brief Chronology of the Sacheverell Controversies Chapter 3. The Osborn Account : Beinecke Library, MS S 13043 Chapter 4. Proceedings in Parliament against Dr Henry Sacheverell : Beinecke Osborn MS C171 Chapter 5. The Huntington Tryal Annotations Chapter 6. Annotations to an Impartial Account Chapter 7. Sacheverell s Speech Relating to the Tumults Chapter 8. Resistance or Non-resistance Chapter 9. Description of the High Court of Judicature Chapter 10. Plan of the Scaffold Chapter 11. The Case of Henry Sacheverell Chapter 12. The Life, Character and Pious Deportment of Henry Sacheverell Chapter 13. An Alphabetical List Chapter 14. Debates in the House of Lords on Sacheverell s Impeachment Chapter 15. Robert Walpole s Manuscripts Relating to the Trial Chapter 16. Materials Relating to the Earl of Nottingham s Contributions to the Trial Chapter 17. Ralph Bridges Correspondence with Sir William Trumbull Relating to Sacheverell Chapter 18. Major Figures Mentioned in the Text Index

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