- Godfrey Davies
Godfrey Davies (1892-1957) was a respected English historian of the seventeenth century. The son of Sir Thomas Davies, he was born in Cirencester and was educated at
Chipping Camden Grammar Schooland was elected to a Townsend Scholarship at Pembroke College, Oxfordin 1910. His most widely used works today are his contribution to the Oxford History of Englandon The Early Stuarts and his Bibliography of the Seventeenth Century. He lived the latter part of his life in San Marino, Californiawhere he was a librarian at the Huntingdon Library and was elected a Corresponding Fellow of the British Academyin 1955.
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