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John Maynard Keynes: Lecture on Newton

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8536

Scope and Contents

A holograph manuscript of a talk on Sir Isaac Newton delivered by John Maynard Keynes at Trinity College, Cambridge, 1942. There is an accompanying typescript of a talk delivered by Geoffrey Keynes at the Newton Tercentenary celebrations in the Hall of Trinity College, 17 July 1946, and a newscutting from the Times literary supplement, 1971, regarding J.M. Keynes.


  • Creation: 1942-1971


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1 item(s) (1 portfolio paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from the library of Sir Geoffrey Keynes, 1982.


Number 2929 in Sir Geoffrey Keynes, Bibliotheca bibliographici (London, 1964), p. 296.
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