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Evelyn, John.
The Life of Margaret Godolphin:
(Alexander Moring, 1904). The King's Classics. Hardback. Covers slightly worn, otherwise a good copy. xxxix + 169pp. Order No. NSBK-C11116
Keywords: B000X8TJY2, Margaret Godolphin, seventeenth century, women writers, women's writing, woman writer, females, feminine, writers, authors, diaries, diarists, authoresses, literature, fiction, biography, biographies, biographical, lives, life, life histories, life history, John Evelyn
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Symes, R. A.
Tracing Your Ancestors Through Letters and Personal Writings: a Guide for Family Historians
(Pen and Sword, 2016). Could your ancestors write their own names or did they mark official documents with a cross? Why did great-grandfather write so cryptically on a postcard home during the First World War? Why did great-grandmother copy all the letters she wrote into letter-books? How unusual was it that great-uncle sat down and wrote a poem, or a memoir? Researching Family History Through Ancestors' Personal Writings looks at the kinds of (mainly unpublished) writing that could turn up amongst family papers from the Victorian period onwards - a time during which writing became crucial for holding families together and managing their collective affairs. With industrialisation, improved education, and far more geographical mobility, British people of all classes were writing for new purposes, with new implements, in new styles, using new modes of expression and new methods of communication (e.g. telegrams and postcards). Our ancestors had an itch for scribbling from the most basic marks (initials, signatures and graffiti on objects as varied as trees, rafters and window ledges), through more emotionally-charged kinds of writing such as letters and diaries, to more creative works such as poetry and even fiction. This book shows family historians how to get the most out of documents written by their ancestors and, therefore, how better to understand the people behind the words. Paperback. New book, fine. ix + 270pp. Order No. NSBK-A15529
Keywords: 9781473855434, family, geneaology, family trees, geneaological, diaries, social history, family historians, ancestors, literacy, correspondence, journals, autobiographies, signatures, commonplace books
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Muggeridge, Kitty and Adam, Ruth.
Beatrice Webb: A Life, 1858-1943
(Academy Chicago, rpt, 1983). Paperback. Very good. 271 + vipp. Order No. NSBK-C5304
Keywords: 0897330889, Beatrice Webb, Webb, Webbs, biography, biographies, life histories, life history, women's history, Fabian society, left, Sudney Webb, London School of Economics, The New Statesman, social reform, Modern Welfare State, journals, diary, diaries, socialists, socialism, Stalin, Russia, women's movement, feminism, feminist, Herbert Spencer, Balfour, Haldane, G. B. Shaw
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Meinertzhagen, R.
Kenya Diary, 1902-1906:
(Oliver and Boyd, 1957). Illustrated. Scarce. Hardback. Foxing to endpapers. Original brown cloth worn, especially along edges,with light creasing to centre, internally good. A solid, serviceable copy. viii + 347pp. Order No. NSBK-F3804
Keywords: B0000CJSJB, Kenya, East Africa, history, diary, autobiography, autobiographies, journal, diaries, Kenyan, African, Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen, Nairobi, travel, travellers, travelers, colonialism, British Empire, army, King's African Rifles, ornithology, natural history, big game hunting, imperialism, zoology, Zoological Society of London, colony, colonies, Meinertzhagen's diary, Edwardian
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Carr, Monica.
Monica Carr's Country Diary:
(Colour Books, 1997). Paperback. Good. ix + 142pp. Order No. NSBK-C5234
Keywords: 0860769551, Monica Carr, country, countryside, diary, diaries, Mary Norton, Dunlavin, Farming Independent, farm, farming, Ireland, Irish, twentieth century
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Addy, John, ed.
The Diary of Henry Prescott, LLB., Deputy Registrar of Chester Diocese: Volume 1, 28 March 1704 - 24 March 1711
(Alan Sutton Publishing, 1987, Record Society of Lancashire & Cheshire). Hardback. Very good in slightly torn, slightly faded dustwrapper. xxx + 303pp. Order No. NSBK-A10989
Keywords: 0902593161, diary, diaries, Henry Precott, lawyer, LLB, eighteenth century, 18th, autobiography, autobiographies, autobiographical, life history, life histories, lives, life, memoirs. self history, self histories, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, Record Society of Lancashire and Cheshire
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Mackenzie, Norman and Jeanne, eds.
The Diary of Beatrice Webb: Volume I: 1873 - 1892. Glitter Around and Darkness Within
(Virago, 1982). Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps and stickers, otherwise good in dustwrapper. xxii + 386pp. Order No. NSBK-C6086
Keywords: 0860682099, Beatrice Webb, socialism, socialist, socialists, Fabian, Fabians, Fabian socialism, women, history, diaries, diary, Victorian, Sidney Webb, Charles Booth, Margaret Harkness, Joseph Chamberlain, nineteenth century, Virago, Webbs
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Mackenzie, Norman & Jeanne, eds.
The Diary of Beatrice Webb: Volume I: 1873 - 1892. Glitter Around and Darkness Within
(Virago, rpt, 1986). Volume I only. Paperback. Edges slightly curled, otherwise good. xxii + 386pp. Order No. NSBK-C4262
Keywords: 0860688461, Beatrice Webb, socialism, socialist, socialists, Fabian, Fabians, Fabian socialism, women, history, diaries, diary, Victorian, Sidney Webb, Charles Booth, Margaret Harkness, Joseph Chamberlain, nineteenth century, Virago, Webbs
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Narayan, Jayaprakash.
Prison Diary:
(Washington UP, 1977). Edited and with an introduction by A. B. Shah. Hardback. Very good in slightly chipped and faded dustwrapper. 134pp. Order No. NSBK-A7437
Keywords: 0295956135, prison, diary, diaries, Jayaprakash Narayan, autobiographical, autobiography, life history, life histories, Indian, Indira Ghandi, Congress party, Mohandas Ghandi, Congress-Socialist party, India
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Wordsworth, Dorothy.
Illustrated Lakeland Journals: Complete Edition
(Collins, 1987). Hardback. Very good in dustwrapper. 224pp. Order No. NSBK-C8864
Keywords: 0004122631, Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth, literature, poetry, nineteenth century, journals, woman writer, women writers, Lake District, Britain, British, England, English, history, Grasmere, countryside, rural, William Wordsworth, journals, Dorothy Wordsworth's journals, Cumbrian, Cumbria, nineteenth century, Georgian, regency, diaries, diary, diarists, women
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