Uncovering a Jacobite Whig? The Commonwealth principles of Henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington
Knights, Mark. (2009) Uncovering a Jacobite Whig? The Commonwealth principles of Henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington. Parliamentary History, Vol.28 (No.1). pp. 59-87. ISSN 02642824Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1750-0206.2008.00069.x
This article offers new evidence about Henry Booth, 2nd Lord Delamere and then 1st earl of Warrington. It focuses on (and reproduces) a manuscript in which an archetypal true whig, who was publicly hostile to James II in and after 1688, suggests how the whigs and James might be reconciled and how James might return to England. The article places the piece in the context of Warrington's other writings, his sense of betrayal and lost opportunity, the extent to which he agreed with ‘whig jacobites’ and Warrington's commonwealth principles. It finishes by linking this to the legacy left by Geoffrey Holmes and relating it to some recent research on the state and officeholding.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Warrington, Henry Booth, Earl of, 1652-1694, Jacobites, Whig Party (Great Britain), Great Britain -- History -- 1689-1714, Great Britain -- History -- Revolution of 1688, James II, King of England, 1633-1701, William III, King of England, 1650-1702, Holmes, Geoffrey S., 1928- -- Criticism and interpretation|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Parliamentary History|
|Publisher:||Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.|
|Official Date:||February 2009|
|Page Range:||pp. 59-87|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
Special Issue: British Politics in the Age of Holmes, edited by Clyve Jones
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