Volume 4 Issue 10 October 1954

Algernon and the Rye House Plot

Only by a trick of fate in 1683, finds J.H.M. Salmon,  were Charles II and his brother preserved from an ambush that might have put an end to monarchy in England.

The Diamond Duke

Felix W. Crosse assesses the life and legacy of Duke Charles of Brunswick.

A Printing Millenary

Just over a thousand years ago Chinese printers completed the publication of the Confucian Classics—an event as important in the history of civilization as the printing of the Gutenberg Bible. By Adrian L. Julian.