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Phillip von Neumann: Transcript of diary

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8350

Scope and Contents

A typewritten copy of the diary of Philipp von Neumann, used by E. Beresford Chancellor in preparing his translated edition. At the front of the first volume is the bookplate of P.B.M. Allan and the inscription 'John D. Pickles Cambridge June 1974'. Vol. I: 1819-1827 Vol. II: 1828-1835 Vol. III: 1836-1842 Vol. IV: 1843-1850


  • Creation: 1819-1850

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4 volume(s) (4 volumes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Dr J.D. Pickles, Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 1983.


The diary of Philipp von Neumann, 1819-1850, translated and edited by E. Beresford Chancellor, was published in two volumes, London, 1928.
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