October 13, 2011
Versions of the Magna Carta
By Richard Cassidy
The evolution of the text of Magna Carta from 1215 to 1300, showing how the original wording of 1215 was amended in 1216, and again in 1217, 1225, and 1297. Additions at each stage are showin in italic. Deletions are shown by strikethrough type.
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