Author:Henry William Carless Davis

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Henry William Carless Davis
(1874–1928)
British historian, editor of the Dictionary of National Biography, and Oxford Regius Professor of Modern History
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "H. W. C. D."
This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, 1927 supplement.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "H. W. C. D.".

Works[edit]

  • Balliol College (1899)
  • Charlemagne (Charles the Great): The Hero of Two Nations (1900)
  • The Anarchy of Stephen's Reign (1903)
  • England Under the Normans and Angevins, 1066–1272 (1905)
  • Medieval Europe (1911)
  • The Political Thought of Heinrich von Treitschke (1914)
  • (ed.) Dictionary of National Biography (1912-1921), third supplement (1927) with J. R. H. Weaver (transcription project)

Encyclopedic contributions[edit]

Dictionary of National Biography[edit]

Encyclopaedia Britannica[edit]

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1928.


The longest-living author of these works died in 1928, so these works are in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 94 years or less. These works may be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.