Frederic William Maitland Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


Fifoot, C. H. S. Frederic William Maitland: A Life. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1971, 313 p.

Biographical study intending to "evoke Maitland himself, his qualities of mind and spirit as these are revealed in his writings, among his friends … and in the midst of his family."


Cam, Helen M. "Introduction." In Selected Historical Essays of F W. Maitland, edited by Helen M. Cam, pp. ix-xxix. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1957.

Discusses Maitland's subjects, techniques, and influence, and outlines the selection of material in the volume, which, according to Cam,...

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