Notebooks and papers of Arthur Stanley Turberville

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1)-(4) Draft of Medieval Heresy and the Inquisition [published 1920]; (5)-(8) Notes on the Inquisition; (9)-(11) Draft of The Spanish Inquisition [published 1932]; (12)-(16) Notes on British history; (17) Draft of The House of Lords under Charles II [published 1929-30]; (18) "The political crisis of the last fortnight of Queen Anne's reign"; (19) Notes for lectures; (20) Notes for lectures, and on the Society of Individualists; (21) Papers on "The coronation of King George VI", "Progress and reality", etc.; (22) "A scholar's romance" (a novel); (23) "Emerald eyes" (a short story); (24) "The test" (a play), two versions; (25) "In the race" (a play); (26) "Lydiard" (a novel); (27) Printed articles on historical subjects; (28) Scrapbook of reviews of books by A. S. Turberville, ca. 1914-21; (29) Scrapbook of documents, cuttings, photographs, etc., relating to the war experiences of A. S. Turberville, ca. 1915-44; (30)-(34) Scrapbooks containing theatre programmes, 1906-45; (35) The play pictorial (6 pts. 1907-31), The playgoer (2 pts. 1912).

Administrative / Biographical History

Arthur Stanley Turberville (1888-1945) was Professor of Modern History at the University of Leeds, 1929-1945

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Presented by Mrs Turberville, 1960


In English