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Philosophical Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8875 10-16

Scope and Contents

This section contains, firstly, Moore's undergraduate notes, essays, and lectures to College and University societies; secondly, his regular lecture-courses to undergraduates over the years 1911-1939. Then there are some of his lectures in America in the 1940s, and miscellaneous lectures and papers, including his commonplace books, in which he jotted down his philosophical ideas. Some items were originally in Add. 8330 and have been identified as such.


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