The parliamentary diary of Thomas Burton, MP for Westmorland (1653-59).
Diary of Thomas Burton esq, volume 1
July 1653 - April 1657
First of four volumes of Burton's Parliamentary Diary. Introduction includes substantial extracts from the Journal of Guibon Goddard of the Parliament of 1654.
Diary of Thomas Burton esq, volume 2
April 1657 - February 1658
Second of four volumes of Burton's Diary. Includes substantial additional material as appendices, including on the death of Lord Protector Cromwell and the foundation of Durham University.