The material to be included in each volume naturally varies according to the
needs of each period as assessed by the editors. The years 1 189-1327 have
long been recognised as marking an age of cardinal importance in English
history, and ...
Author: David Charles Douglas
Category: Great Britain
English Historical Documents is the most ambitious, impressive and comprehensive collection of documents on English history ever published.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 scholarship. Documents include treaties, personal letters, statutes, military dispatches, diaries, declarations, sermons, charters, grants, guild regulations, and voting records. A general index to each volume illustrates the period under review and critical bibliographis have also been added. Furnished with genealogical tables, chronologies, and maps, English Historical Documents is essential as a primary-source reference.